Compassionate Paws, Inc., a Community Partner of Pet Partners, was born July 5, 2007 in Rome, GA.

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We have a Board consisting of 14 members. Our office is located at 2501 Callier Springs Road, Rome, GA 30161. Phone 706 295-2498, Fax 706 295-2267. Email

Compassionate Paws, Inc. is committed to honor every level of volunteerism, gifts small and large, of every type and purpose. Our animal partners are our personal pets.

Each of our Pet Partners has passed the strict screening and educational requirements established by Pet Partners at  We are always looking for good teams to join us. Is your animal friendly, confident and very well trained?

Do you have time to volunteer and give to others and share time with your animal?

If so, consider joining us! Find out what it takes to be a volunteer…

We visit HEALTH CARE SETTINGS: nursing homes, hospitals, hospice patients, assisted living homes

Living Compass Wellness Points

Compassionate Paws is offering this class on grief for those who lose a companion animal.  Contact D'Ann Downey - for details.  Read More