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.


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. […]
Join Us for Tail Waggin’ Good Times at Our Yappy Hours! (5/23/2017) - 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]