WHO IS NO UNWANTED PETS ANYWAY?
Our core mission is to promote the importance of spay & neuter. Over-population is a serious issue the Great Grand Traverse Area.
Our aim is to reduce the pain and suffering of dogs and cats that is caused by the devastation of over-population in our area shelters.
Our MissionOur mission is to reduce the pain and suffering of dogs and cats caused by the devastating overpopulation problem in the Grand Traverse Area. We formed to educate, encourage, and provide low-cost options for spay/neuter. Please see the facts which only begin to illustrate the extent of the problem. Those who see the cute puppies up for adoption never know the extent and fate of most animals without homes. It is heartbreaking.
Who is AC PAW?Since 1995 AC PAW has rescued over 10,000 cats and dogs in the five-county Grand Traverse Area of Northern Michigan. The no-kill non-profit animal rescue was founded by Brian Manley and June McGrath as a safe haven for animals from abuse, hunger, disease, and death.
A Summary of Important AC PAW Accomplishments Since 1995:
- Rescue of over 10,000 cats and dogs.
- Sterilization of every animal prior to adoption.
- Sterilization of more than 900 additional animals in the community.
- Work in conjunction with area school programs to educate children.
- Provided more than 260 dog houses to needy animals.
- Provided an opportunity for animal lovers to act on their love.
- Keep important animal-related issues in front of the public.