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.


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!
Join Us for Tail Waggin’ Good Times at Our Yappy Hours! (4/23/2017) - 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 […]
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 […]
Annual Meeting – Tuesday April 18th (4/13/2017) - Annual Meeting – Tuesday, April 18th Don’t miss Panhandle Animal Shelter’s annual meeting on April 18th. Come to the shelter at 5:30 p.m. for a review of 2016 and an update on our future plans. See you there! Panhandle Animal Shelter 870 Kootenai Cut-off Road, Ponderay 208-265-7297
Critter Camp is Back! (4/7/2017) - Critter Camp is back! It’s a week of animal education, hands-on animal fun, and animal activities. Time to register! Ages 5-7 …JUNE 19 – 23rd Age 8-10 …JUNE 26 – 30th TIME: 9:30a.m.- 3:00p.m. $125.00 enrollment fee Contact PAS at (208) 265- 7297, ext. 103 or For more details, click here.
$10 Adoption Fees for Adult Cats & Dogs – April 1 & 2 (4/1/2017) - (Excluding puppies & kittens)
6th Annual Tour de Thrift (3/22/2017) - Saturday, March 25th is Tour de Thrift! A bargain hunters dream! Don’t miss Tour de Thrift. Visit the eight participating second hand stores to find great deals, enter to win outstanding prizes, including a stay at Talus Rock Retreat and learn more about the stores in our area. Plus you’ll be supporting local non-profits! Pick […]
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”
Doggone Fun (2/28/2017) - Bonner County Daily Bee, February 28, 2017 – “Doggone Fun”
“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 […]