Rutherford County PAWS Masthead


285 John R Rice Boulevard
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Monday - Friday:
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Phone: (615) 898-7740
Fax: (615) 898-7994


Wish ListImage of PAWS Staff Unloading Donations

The animal shelter welcomes any and all donations.

Monetary donations may be delivered or mail to:

Rutherford County Courthouse
Suite 201
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Checks and money orders should be made out to Rutherford County Government. Please indicate if you wish your donation to be used for a specific purpose such as animal food and supplies, animal care, spay/neuter or education.

We also accept donated items. They may be delivered to the shelter at:

285 John R. Rice Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Items you can donate include:Image of Kroger Canned Pet Food

  • Distilled Water
  • Cat Food (dry and wet)
  • Dog Food (dry and wet)
  • Cat Litter
  • Litter Boxes
  • Small Double Sided Bowls
  • Paper Towels
  • Towels
  • Plastic Trash Cans (55 gallon)
  • Bleach
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Rechargeable Batteries & Chargers "AA" (for digital cameras)

If you have items not listed that you believe we could use, please contact the shelter at (615) 898-7740.