News - Panhandle Animal Shelter


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

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


2019 Yappy Hour Schedule  (2/22/2019) - 2019 Yappy Hour Schedule  February 16, 2019 – Old Thorne Building March 16, 2018 – Old Thorne Building April 25, 2019 – Laughing Dog Brewing May 30, 2019 – Evans Brothers Coffee June 27, 2019 – Greasy Fingers Bikes July 25, 2019 – Trinity at City Beach August 29, 2019 – MickDuff’s Beer Hall September […]
Christmas/New Year Hours 2018 (12/14/2018) - We will be closing at 2 pm both Christmas Eve and New Year Eve. We will be closed Christmas Day and New Year Day. Be safe and have a wonderful time with your loved ones and furbabies. Thank you for making 2018 amazing!
Santa Christmas Photos Dec 15 at Petco (12/10/2018) - Get in the Christmas Spirit! It’s a great way to capture memories that will last a lifetime. December 15 from 1 pm to 4 pm Santa will arrive to take photos with your pets. 100% of the proceeds benefit the animals at the Shelter!
Groundbreaking for Donation Station and Sorting Facility. (7/17/2018) - Panhandle Animal Shelter is building a new donation and sorting facility on land owned by the Shelter, just west of the Thrift Store. It will be 4,500 sq. ft. with a parking lot and streamlined drop-off donation area which includes overhangs to protect donors and donations from our finicky Idaho weather. We have secured the […]
What Mix is Bubba? Contest And Visual Labeling (1/3/2018) - Recently we held a Facebook Contest asking followers to guess Bubba’s breed mix.  Bubba, now adopted from us for the 2nd time, is a young and friendly pooch who gets along well with other dogs (a playgroup star).  Even though Bubba is a wonderful dog, he was returned after his first adoption because the adopter’s […]
PAS Receives $25,000 Grant from PetSmart Charities for Spay and Neuter (3/3/2017) - Thanks to a $25,000 grant from PetSmart Charities, the Panhandle Animal Shelter will be able to spay and neuter as many as 800 feral cats in Bonner and Boundary counties during the coming year. See Bonner County Daily Bee article, February 25, 2017 –  “SHELTER RECEIVES $25,000 GRANT”
“Give Love” Adoption Special – $14 Adoption Fee from Feb 1st – 14th! (2/1/2017) -         Right now the perfect pet is ready to add a little love to your life.  This Valentine’s Day brighten your world by adopting one of PAS’s pets. PAS is joining national animal welfare organization Best Friends Animal Society in the “Give Love” annual adoption campaign starting February 1st and running through […]
K-9 Keg Pull 2017 (1/25/2017) - PAS’s Popular Annual Event is Sunday, Feb 26th, 2017, 10:00 am – Noon 2 hours of a hootin’ good time for humans and canines alike!  Same day registration starts at 9:15 am. $10 registration fee (2 runs); $5 for each additional run All sizes of dogs can participate. Location: Granary Arts District, 513 Oak St, […]
America’s Veterinarian Dr. Marty Becker & Family Make a Visit to PAS (12/29/2016) - “America’s Veterinarian” and North Idaho resident Dr. Marty Becker and his family made their annual holiday visit to PAS a few days before Christmas. To see article in local paper – Bonner County Daily Bee – click here. Photos courtesy of Marianne Love
Holiday Hours (12/23/2016) - 12/24, Christmas Eve – Noon to 2 pm, Closed Christmas – 12/31, New Year’s Eve – Noon to 2 pm, Closed New Year’s Day