Compassionate Paws, Inc., a Community Partner of Pet Partners (www.petpartners.org), was born July 5, 2007 in Rome, GA. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organizaton. 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. Compassionate Paws, Inc. recognizes that the life-blood of the organization is their volunteers. 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 www.petpartners.org . 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 volunteerů
We visit HEALTH CARE SETTINGS: nursing homes, hospitals, hospice patients, assisted living homes
We have EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES: R.E.A.D. (reading education assistance dogs/cats, a literacy program). Education activities may take place in the schools, library or bookstores.