Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter

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Adoption Package

Cat Adoption Package Includes:

  • Spay or Neuter
  • Distemper Vaccine
  • Rabies Vaccine (or certificate to receive a rabies vaccine)
  • Health Check by a local veterinarian (or a certificate to receive a health check)
  • Parasite Screening and treatment as needed
  • Microchip
  • Subscription to the UPAWS Newsletter
  • A life long companion!

Cat Adoption Fees:

  • Kittens (up to 6 months old): $130
  • Juniors (6 months up to 1 year): $90
  • Adults (1 year up to 8 years) $65
  • Seniors (8 years on up) $35

Many of our cats have a reduced fee as part of an adoption program or because they are sponsored.

You can download, print and fill-out our Pet Adoption Interest form so you’re ready to adopt when you go to UPAWS.

Pet Adoption Interest Form


Contact Us

Phone: (906) 475-6661
Fax: (906) 475-6669
Email: info@upaws.org

Office Hours

Mon-Wed: 12pm to 4pm
Thursday: 12pm to 6:30pm
Friday-Sunday: 12pm-4pm


815 South State Highway M553
Gwinn, MI 49841
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