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Pedernales Animal Welfare Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit.

We are a 100% volunteer organization.  Every dollar received goes toward providing spay/neuter and educational programs for Gillespie County.

Your generous support helps provide comfort and healthier life to thousands of animals in Fredericksburg Texas, Gillespie County.  In addition, giving to PAWS’ supports it’s strong animal education and advocacy initiatives which promote a better quality community life.

The PAWS Tax ID number is 20-1784451.  We are PEDERNALES ANIMAL WELFARE SOCIETY (aka: PAWS) an independent organization and not affiliated with any other animal welfare organizations called PAWS.

The mission of PAWS is to create a no-kill community that ends overpopulation of homeless animals and results in higher standards of animal treatment through effective educational and spay/neuter programs.

More Ways to Donate

We only exist because of your support.  PAWS supplies TNR services to more than 750 animals yearly.

Donate to PAWS Now
(click here)

Checks & Cash

Send checks to:

Pedernales Animal Welfare Society
PO BOX 2794
Fredericksburg, TX 78624

or phone 830 990-1018


Small change canisters are located in many businesses around Fredericksburg near checkout stations.  PAWS is funded 100% by donations and operated strictly by volunteers.  Every gift is appreciated and used to care for animals.



PAWS has an Endowment Fund that will help fund PAWS activities in perpetuity. Contact us to learn how to participate.

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