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Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society

PAWS is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to saving Philadelphia’s homeless, abandoned, and unwanted animals. PAWS is Philadelphia's largest no-kill shelter and is working to make Philadelphia a city in which every healthy and treatable pet is guaranteed a home. Through its adoption locations, special events, and foster care network, PAWS finds loving homes for thousands of animals each year.In March 2010, PAWS opened a low-cost, high-volume spay/neuter and wellness clinic serving pet owners and rescues in an effort to keep pets healthy and reduce the homeless pet population. Located in the Grays Ferry section of the city, the Clinic serves pet owners who have difficulty affording or do not have access to basic veterinary care (sterilization, vaccinations, treatments for upper respiratory infections/parasites/fleas, etc.) and rescue organizations that need affordable spay/neuter surgery and basic veterinary care to carry out their lifesaving work. Support for PAWS funds lifesaving initiatives including adoption and foster care programs, spay/neuter surgeries, low-cost vaccinations, and other efforts, all of which help reduce and will ultimately eliminate the unnecessary killing of Philadelphia's animals. Donations to PAWS are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

Philadelphia, PA,19106
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Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: (215) 238-9901


Ginger & Clove **BONDED PAIR**

Domestic Short Hair | Middletown, DE

BabyMaleRed Tabby


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Meet Ginger & Clove **BONDED PAIR**

These Spice Boys are working hard on their 3 Rs: running, rassling, and resting on your lap. Curious and friendly with new people and other cats, they are as playful as they are cuddly. If you sit down near them, prepare to be climbed. Ginger (buff tabby) is the spiciest of the litter. He dreams of a career as a professional wrestler and trains diligently with his brothers. Clove (orange tabby) is not quite as rambunctious as Ginger, striking a good balance between bubbly and snuggly. He looks like he will grow up to be a big boy. Ginger and Clove are closely bonded and should be adopted together, but they can also be adopted with the third member of the band, Nutmeg. All three are available for pre-adoption, waiting only for clean results from ringworm tests so they can go in for their neuter surgery. Why not make room in your heart for a whole lotta pumpkin spice latte love!   Age: 4 months How I came to PAWS: Found as stray. Animal ID#: A53182 & A53184 ​I am not at the shelter. Please email my foster parent at [email protected] to learn more about me!

Adoption Process
Visit for more information. Adoption fees are: Dogs: $150 Puppies (under 1 year): $200 Cats: $50 Kittens (under 6 months): $75 All adopted animals are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped. Those interested in adopting must first fill out the application, available at

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