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Raise The Woof -Get your tickets NOW!

Save the date for Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 for Raise The Woof! The stand up comedy show is coming back to Jamestown at Shady's Restaurant & Lounge, presented by Prairie Paws Rescue and Big Dog Country.

Tickets will be available purchase NOW, and with half of the tickets so already, they are going FAST!

Thank you to our sponsors Daktel Communications, Better Homes Property Management, and HH Holdings. We are accepting sponsorshops and donations for a raffle until January 8th, and also accepting silent auction items until January 29th.

Please note that this is a 21+ event! For more information on the event, call (701) 320-4553 or e-mail

Click the photo to view the full flyer.

Thank You, RM Stoudt!

RM Stoudt of Jamestown has donated $1,800 to Prairie Paws Rescue during the Digging Up Deals week, in addition to the $600 raised during the Splash and Dash Dog Wash that took place at the dealership on August 15!
Thank you to Shane and RM Stoudt for a very successful event to benefit the animals at Prairie Paws Rescue.

 PPR Reunites Senior Dog and Owner

From The Jamestown Sun... Shortly after she moved from Nevada to Bismarck in June, Anita Newgard found she was missing something important.

Confused by her new surroundings, Heidi, Newgard’s 15-year-old one-eyed border collie mix, had wandered off into the woods and gotten lost on June 13.

“She only has one eye, and is hard of hearing, so she took off trying to find out where home was, and we couldn’t find her,” Newgard said.

Read the full article by Kari Lucin from The Jamestown Sun here.

Thank You, Modern Woodmen!!

Prairie Paws Rescue would like to say a special thanks to John Saul of Modern Woodmen. John made a special and much needed donation to our organization. His donation helped Prairie Paws purchase four pet crates at Tractor Supply Co. of Jamestown to transport animals from harms way to our rescue, to vet appointments, adoption events, and to foster homes safely.

Thanks again, John, for your donation and helping our animals at Prairie Paws!!

Miranda Lambert and MuttNation Foundation Make a Generous Donation to Prairie Paws!

Miranda Lambert and Kaye John Country music star Miranda Lambert loves dogs, and her MuttNation Foundation has spread that love, along with thousands of dollars, all over the U.S. — including Jamestown’s own Prairie Paws Rescue.

The local rescue organization received $3,000 this week from Lambert and her charity.

“I burst into tears when I opened the mailbox and opened the letter,” said Kaye John, co-founder of Prairie Paws. “… we never get money of that denomination given to us — we feel like we’ve hit the lottery and then some.”

To read the entire story, visit the Jamestown Sun. Thank you, Miranda, Lambert family, and MuttNation Foundation!!

Pet "Meet & Greets"

Prairie Paws Rescue has a "Pet Meet and Greet" the 2nd Saturday of each month at Tractor Supply Co. located at 1100 5th Ave SE in Jamestown, running from 10am-1pm. Free will donations are appreciated to help with extra medical costs for our rescued pets, including pets' dental cleanings, and other medical costs that are not passed on to adopters.
Note: A BIG THANKS to everyone who helps and especially to those who adopt our fur-friends!!

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How You Can Help

If you would like to help an animal in the care of Prairie Paws Rescue, please Volunteers with rescued puppiescontact us. You don't have to be a foster home to help. You can help my spreading the word about our group of rescuers, provide transportation, take animals to vet appointments, collect items for the pets like blankets, toys, puppy & kitten chow, pet carriers, dog and cat beds, and high-quality food for proper nutrition. Also, cash donations are greatly appreciated to help with medical expenses like updated shots, wormer, and spaying and neutering costs. We want to ensure that the animals have a healthy start on a new life. Volunteers are welcome!

Featured Adoptable PetImages of pets available for adoption

Meet Gemma!

Hi, I'm Gemma! I am a female kitten that came into Prairie Paws, and I was in need of a little extra TLC. I had a bad upper respiratory infection, crusty eyes, and ear mites :(. Luckily I'm getting better, and maybe you can help me feel better too! I was born around July 25th, 2016, and right now I live with my foster mommy with other dogs and cats. I am very playful and very sociable! I even dressed up as a bumble bee for Halloween this year!

To read more about Gemma, and for a full list of animals available for adoption at Prairie Paws Rescue, visit our PetFinder page.