Toledo's only
all feline,
no kill shelter.

Paws and Whiskers is a non-profit, 501c3 organization specializing in the care and placement of felines in forever homes. Come visit us today and find a furever friend!

We have partnered with the Clear the Shelters Fund!

Greater Good Charities, NBCUniversal Local, and Hill’s Pet Nutrition have teamed up with Paws & Whiskers and other local shelters to bring you the Clear The Shelters Fund!
Running from August 1 – August 31, 2023

Donations will go towards helping take care of and find forever homes for all of our cats in need.

The next annual Black Cat Bowling Bash is fast approaching for Oct 7th 2023!

Details & registration available now!

Thanks to everyone who sponsored our event, The Black Cat Bowling Bash 2022!


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Phoebe's Fund

Did you read the story in the Toledo Blade about Phoebe's Fund? It's a medical fund established at Paws for cats who need emergency vet care. Read the story here. Also please make a donation to the fund and help us reach our annual matching goal.

Thanks to our Partners!