News & Events - Panhandle Animal Shelter

News & Events

This is where you will find our upcoming events, news and stories about the Panhandle Animal Shelter and the animals we work with.

Upcoming Events Calendar


Here are items of immediate interest. Scroll on down for recent news stories.


Artists’ Studio Tour of North Idaho – August 11 – 13 (7/17/2017) - Your Love of Art Can Help Animals! Take a tour of the working art studios of painters, sculptors, jewelers, potters, glass artists, and more. It’s the Artists’ Studio Tour of North Idaho 2017, held August 11-13 and August 18-20. There is a special stop on the tour — Panhandle Animal Shelter! Our very own Mary […]
NY Dog Film Festival – July 29th & 30th (7/17/2017) - Perfect for dog lovers of all ages, the NY Dog Film Festival™ will feature two programs, each of which features a different medley of documentary, animated and live-action short canine-themed films from around the world. The films illuminate human-canine love and are uplifting, with happy outcomes. Each program runs approximately 70 minutes and both programs […]
Join Us for Tail Waggin’ Good Times at Our Yappy Hours! (7/5/2017) - Yappy Hours Are Back!!! There’s nothing better than mingling with friends at happy hour, especially when some of those friends have four legs. Mark your calendar.  Yappy Hours are back! Join us for tail waggin’ good times held the last Thursday of the month, April through September, from 4 – 7 p.m.  At Yappy Hours […]
Summer Safety Tips for Your Furry Best Friends (6/30/2017) - By being aware of summer hazards, you and your pet(s) can enjoy a carefree and fun-filled season. Here are some summer safety tips to keep in mind: Summer Safety Tips for Your Furry Best Friends.
Kitten Adoption Special!!! (6/30/2017) - Kitten Adoption Special!!! Adoption fee for 1 kitten – $25; for 2 – $40 All are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and micro-chipped!
Current Job Opening (6/21/2017) - Love animals? Want to make a positive difference? Join our team! Current Job Opening: Shelter Manager, full time, some weekends required, for job description: Shelter Manager . For more information, please email or call 208-265-7297, ext 104.
Summer Hours for the Shelter Start June 13th! (6/12/2017) - Shelter Summer Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: noon – 5:30 pm; Sunday: noon – 4:30 pm
$10 Cat Adoptions – June 1st- 30th (5/31/2017) - June 1st- 30th – $10 Cat Adoptions June is a great time to consider bringing the power of cat into your life as Panhandle Animal Shelter is offering cat adoptions for just $10, joining in Best Friends Animal Society’s nationwide cat adoption promotion. PAS is a member of Best Friends’ No More Homeless Pets Network. […]
Idaho Gives! Online Giving May 4th! (5/4/2017) - Idaho Gives is a statewide, 24-hour giving day taking place on May 4th, 2017, and it’s all online! Visit our profile page at Your contribution helps to give dogs and cats the care and support needed while they make the transition from homeless to hopeful and, ultimately, to happy and adopted!
Understory Coffee & Tea, Earth Day, and PAS – April 22nd! Buy a Drink and $1 Goes to PAS! (4/20/2017) - On Earth Day, April 22nd, Understory Coffee & Tea will be donating $1.00 for each drink sold that day. They will also have donation bins for PAS in their “order” windows. So you enjoy a delicious coffee or tea and support PAS at the same time! Located on 120 Cedar Street in Sandpoint. Pictured are […]