Paws and Prayers immediately serves the Greater Akron/Northeast Ohio area but welcomes adopters from all over!
Currently-available adoptable dogs and cats are updated daily on our website.
From it’s onset, Paws and Prayers is a foster-based rescue; we are not a conventional shelter. Our available dogs are cared for in the homes of our volunteers!
- Sunday-Saturday, 10:00am-3:00pm
- Appointments also available by request
Several adoptable cats may also be met at the following location during the store’s regular business hours; please call each store to check on current availability:
- Macedonia PetSmart, (330) 908-0531, 8210 Macedonia Commons Boulevard, Macedonia, Ohio 44056
- Green Pet Supplies Plus, (330) 644-4036, 790 Arlington Ridge, Akron, Ohio 44312
Paws and Prayers has adoption events every week!
Check our calendar to see where we are this weekend! If there’s a particular pet you are interested in meeting, email us (or the foster’s email on the pet’s listing) to request s/he come to an adoption event!
- UPS and FedEx deliveries are accepted during these hours. For donations, please email
- for more information.
- Monday – Friday, 10 am to 4 pm
- Saturday and Sunday, 10 am to 3 pm
Dog meet and greets will take place by appointment only. Visit our adoption information page for further instructions.
We do not house dogs at the below locations, they are in foster homes.
Cats can be met at these location during open hours.
Additional locations may vary. View our adoption event calendar for complete events.