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Monthly Volunteer Meetings

Interested in learning about what’s happening at the shelter this month, volunteer opportunities and more? Join us at our monthly Volunteer Meetings held the second Wednesday of each month. Locations alternate between the shelter and local restaurants. Meet new friends, catch up with old ones at our lively and engaging meetings. Check our FACEBOOK PAGE for location details each month.


Annual Events 


Monster Dog Pull

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Alpine Village, McCall

Enter your dog or just come out to cheer for all competitors. Dogs of every type and size are harnessed with sleds based on their weight. Watch all the tactics their human companions use to encourage their dogs to cross the finish line. No experience or equipment needed. 




Bark in the Park

Saturday, June 16, 2018


Ponderosa State Park

A 3k fun walk to raise essential funds for MCPAWS Regional Animal Shelter. Leash up your pooch for a great outing through the scenic meadows and forests of Ponderosa State Park. Post-walk festivities include a picnic lunch, and contests and prizes for you and your best friend. Registration fees includes a Bark in the Park t-shirt, dog bandanna, treats for your dog and picnic lunch.




Auction for the Animals

Thursday, July 26, 2018

River Ranch in McCall


Please join us for this every-other-year festive fundraiser! MCPAWS' Auction for the Animals features a cocktail reception and elegant buffet dinner, live and silent auctions, and live music. 






First Saturday of October
12:00pm-6:00 pm
Alpine Village, McCall


Quickly becoming a favorite fall tradition, this fundraiser features a beer garden, vendor court, live music, raffles, arts and crafts, and a kids’ activity area. Come out and eat, drink, and dance! Oktoberfest is our largest event, and continues to grow each year.  Sponsorship opportunites are available. 



Tails on Trails

First Saturday in October (before Oktoberfest)


Brundage Mountain Resort


This dog-friendly 5K fun run offers runners the stunning vistas, and delightful single-track descents on the mountain bike trails of Brundage Mountain Resort. The run is followed by Oktoberfest at Alpine Village, beginning at noon. 





Santa Paws

Saturday, December 2, 2017


Re/Max Resort Realty in downtown McCall


Capture the "purr"fect picture this holiday season with MCPAWS' Santa Paws! Bring your pet for a photo with Santa on Saturday, December 2nd and take home a professional photo card with frame for just $5 each! Additional prints may be purchased as needed.