We depend on contributions and fundraisers. Fundraising is rewarding and provides an opportunity to use a talent, learn new skills and meet new people. Please email us if you have a fundraising idea or would like to join our fundraising efforts.

Click HERE to see all our current fund-raising activities.

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Invite your family/friends & save the date!

Invite your family/friends & save the date! We will be doing another Uno's Dough-Raiser during the holidays. On Thursday, December 14, Paws can earn 20% back on any take out or dine-in order. Please invite your family and friends directly to the facebook event by clicking 'share' and then 'invite friends.' Better yet, organize a group to go! It'll be easy to get some holiday shopping done, and then enjoy a nice dinner to benefit Paws. There are coupons and posters available with the Uno's content on out homepage shelter for folks to doownload and distribute. Please share with your coworkers, family, friends and hang up posters at your local store, cafe, restaurant, etc.

We will have a table set up outside of the entrance to Uno's with basic information the day of, please let me know if you're able to be an ambassador for Paws at any point that day/night to greet people as they are coming in and encourage them to take a coupon!

Paws at Trail Blazer University

Paws will have a table at an upcoming open house on Saturday, December 16th from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Trail Blazers University on Route 1 (the place with the big blow up German Shepherd!).

Holiday gift ideas

Apparel. Paws T-shirts and sweatshirts are great gift ideas! Profits from T-shirt and sweatshirt sales benefit the shelter directly, and you (or your loved one!) gets some pretty cool swag! Orders must be placed by December 5th in order to guarantee delivery before Christmas. T-shirts are at $20 a piece, sweatshirts are $40. Shelter volunteers receive $5 off the cost of each. If you'd like to purchase any, please send an email to with the sizes you'd like. We'll collect money in the office at the shelter; cash or check. Checks should be made out to Lori Diamand! Remember, orders MUST be submitted by 12/5!

Donations as gifts. If any of the following statements apply to you, keep reading! Don't know what to get that cat-lover in your life? Attending a yankee swap and blanking on what to contribute? Want to put your dollars to work in a meaningful way this holiday season?

Consider a donation to Paws of Plainville in a loved one's honor! If you choose to make a donation of any amount to Paws this holiday season, we will provide you with a certificate that you can give to your loved one, to let them know that your gift to them is making a meaningful difference in the lives of the cats and kittens in our care. Certificates can be e-mailed, or mailed, whichever you prefer. To donate online, visit our campaign on GoFundMe. If you'd like to donate via cash or check, send a separate email to

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10 Hair & Nails

10 Hair and Nails salon in Plainville is an on-going supporter of our shelter. Please support them, as well! This generous group of people give so much to our kitties. We thank them all!


We set up an information table on certain Saturdays and we have hand-made items available at our table. Please come visit us!