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New Transport Van

Have you seen our new transport van? “Sara-Beth Saves the Strays,” named after the anonymous donor’s beloved dog – Sara Beth – is a brand new transport van that was donated to Dorchester Paws. Our van will be used to transport dogs and kittens up north to rescue partners while helping local shelters in the […]

Join our Mutts for Miles Club!

Every Wednesday at 8am start hump-day off right by joining Dorchester Paws at Sawmill Trail at 8am. We provide the motivation and you get to help a shelter dog in need! Mutts for Miles helps our dogs get exercise by connecting walkers, joggers, and runners with a shelter dog in need. Sign up at https://muttsformiles.youcanbook.me/

Adopting Your First Family Dog? Here’s What You Need To Know

Adopting a dog for the first time is both a thrilling and daunting task. While a canine companion is proven beneficial for your mental and physical health, there is more to caring for a four-legged friend than microchipping, daily walks, and kibble.    Unfortunately, many first-time pet parents end up surrendering their dogs when they […]

Boomtown vists Dorchester Paws!

Here is what Boomtown had to say about their visit:   “Boomer Derrick MacMillan takes coworker Nina Magnesson on a Tour of Dorchester Paws Community Animal Shelter where he is a member of the board! Learn about Dorchester County’s only the only open-admission shelter in Dorchester County taking in every lost, abandoned and abused animal and provide them with […]