Wash-n-Wag Update

On Saturday June, 22nd UPAWS hosted its annual Wash n’ Wag Fundraiser at Tourist Park. This dog wash event was a great time for all dog lovers! The weather was perfect and the dogs truly enjoyed cooling off at the “doggy spa.”

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UPAWS Paws Park


May 22, 2020

***SPECIAL REOPENING ANNOUNCEMENT**Please read the entire announcement!!In response to the Governor’s partial reopening of District 8, Paws Park will reopen on Saturday, May 23rd with Summer Hours 7am-9pm for members with RESTRICTIONS.

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Wash-n-Wag Fundraiser

Join UPAWS Saturday June 22nd from 11-3 for our Wash n Wag dog wash Fundraiser!

Dog washes for $15
Conditioner +$5
Nail trim for $5
Ear Cleaning $5
Microchipping for $20!

All proceeds to benefit UPAWS!

Happy Dogs Grooming and Northern Veterinary Associates will also be offering nail trims and

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Tee Up for Tails

Our 22nd annual golf outing ‘Tee Up 4 Tails’ is coming up on Friday, July 12th and we could use some help! If you own a business and would like to show your support for UPAWS, sign up for a

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UPAWS Pet Tag Promotion at Econo Foods

It’s spring & that means our UPAWS Pet Tags will be springing up all over in Econo Foods! During May, Econo customers can donate $1 (or more) for a special pet tag, and  your tag will be displayed in the

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mBank Campaign for UPAWS!

mBank is proud to announce a donation of $25,000 to the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter (UPAWS) 😻 generated through its social giving back campaign.

“We were so ecstatic when mBank called to tell us the campaign generated a $25,000 donation,” explained Kori

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Pepper the cat

Update on Pepper:

I thought I would give you an update on Pepper the cat. I adopted her December 5. We started in the bathroom, then the bedroom, now she is all over the house. She does not like to be

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UPAWS is Moving! We will be CLOSED January 14 – 28

The latest information is in from our construction management team! At this time, we are planning on UPAWS closure from JANUARY 14 THRU JANUARY 28. This two-week closure is necessary for staff to move all operations and materials and animals

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Raise the Woof Comedy Night


Sit, stay, and laugh with us at the Raise the Woof Comedy Show Fundraiser to benefit UPAWS! Start the New Year in great company with tons of laughs, and help homeless pets at the same time!

Raise the Woof is

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UPAWS Giving Tuesday Virtual Retirement Party Giving Grid!

Give your gift $40 for 40 years BELOW, give on our facebook fundraiser and Facebook will match up to $7M in gifts on #GivingTuesday, or click here to choose your own amount to give!  Don’t want to give online: you can

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