PAAW is dedicated to saving the lives of all those dogs and cats in need.

Adopt a Pet

Adoption Process

Thank you for your interest in Pet Adoption Alternative of Warren. Please review our pet adoption process below. If you have any questions, please call us at 586-825-3350 or contact us by email.

Adopters MUST be 18 years or older.

Meet our adoptable pets.

Browse our adoptable pets online, visit us during one of our Pet Adoption Events, or watch for the latest pets on our Facebook page. If you would like, you may also contact us via email or call us 586-825-3350.

The following is a list of what is required for Pet Adoption:

  • Driver’s license (or State of Michigan ID card) with current address.
  • Veterinary records for any current pets or pets owned in the last ten (10) years or provide vet’s phone number.
  • All members of your household: PAAW prefers (and in some cases requires) that all members of the household meet and are comfortable with the pet.
  • Any canine family members: PAAW prefers (and in some cases requires) dog-to-dog meetings between your current dog(s) and potential new canine family members.

Complete the Adoption Application

Please allow an hour or more for the adoption process. Save time by completeing our online  Adoption Application Form.

Meet with an Adoption Counselor.

Our trained adoption counselors will meet with you to ensure the pet is a good fit for your home, family and lifestyle. This is a great time to ask any questions you may have. Then, you can spend time with the animal(s) you are interested in.