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.


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 […]
Holiday Hours for New Year’s (12/31/2017) - Shelter: Sunday, Dec 31st, Open noon – 2 p.m. Monday, Jan 1st, Closed Thrift Store: Closed January 1st & 2nd
Holiday Hours for Christmas (12/19/2017) - Shelter Holiday Hours Christmas Eve, Dec 24, Sunday Open noon – 2 p.m. Christmas, Dec 25, Monday Closed Thrift Store Holiday Hours  Closed on Christmas Eve and Day, 24th and 25th
Photos with Santa at Petco! (12/2/2017) - Photos with Santa today from 1 – 4 pm at Petco in the Bonner Mall! Your $9.95 donation will help the pets at PAS. This year’s event is a completely digital experience! Photos will be sent in an email within minutes. Other dates for Photos with Santa, Saturdays the 9th and 16th, 1 -4 pm.
Adoption Event Saturday & Sunday – Dec 2nd & 3rd! (12/2/2017) - Thanks to Petco Cats & Kittens are FREE and the adoption fee for dogs (puppies excluded) is $50 through the weekend! All are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, dewormed, and micro-chipped. Adoption event includes pets in-house (at the shelter) and at Petco. Some of our pets will be at Petco from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday.
Petco Adoption Special and Photos with Santa! (11/19/2017) - Pet Adoption Event and Photos with Santa at Petco On Saturday and Sunday, Dec 2nd & 3rd, join us at Petco for a special adoption event! And bring your bundle of joy for photos with Santa on Dec 2nd, 9th, and 16th (all Saturdays) from 1pm – 4pm. Proceeds from holiday photos will go to […]
October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month – Let’s Do Some Doggone Good Weekend! (10/14/2017) - October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month and this weekend PAS is teaming up with Best Friends Animal Society, BarkBox, and Lagunitas Brewing Company for a fantastic weekend of adoptions. Dog adoption fees for the weekend have been covered. That’s right, this weekend, the 14th & 15th, there are no adoption fees for adult dogs at PAS!
Last Yappy Hour of the Season – September 28th at Eichardt’s (9/7/2017) - Join us for the last Yappy Hour of the year! Thursday, September 28 at 4 pm – 7 PM Eichardt’s Pub Grill & Coffee House 212 Cedar St, Sandpoint, Idaho There’s nothing better than mingling with friends at happy hour, especially when some of those friends have four legs. At Yappy Hours people and pooches […]
Yappy Hour – Thursday, August 31st (8/16/2017) - Join us for Yappy Hour on Thursday, August 31 at 4 PM – 7 PM at Evans Brothers Coffee Roasters, 524 Church St, Sandpoint, Idaho! There’s nothing better than mingling with friends at happy hour, especially when some of those friends have four legs. At Yappy Hours people and pooches alike can socialize with friends. There is live music, […]
Replenishing the Angel Fund – PAS’s Emergency Care Fund (8/16/2017) - Baldwin was brought to us; he was in bad shape.  He had been hit by a car.  We rushed him to a vet for x-rays.  Both of his front legs were broken, a complete fracture of his left front leg and a partial fracture of his right front leg. Baldwin was in extreme pain so […]