Purple Power Animal Welfare Society

Contact Us

Purple Power Animal
Welfare Society
P.O. Box 953
Manhattan, KS 66505
(785) 844-9199 | Email Us

Upcoming Events

Furday the 13th
Fri Jul 20 @10:00AM
Paws on the Patio
Wed Jul 25 @ 6:00PM
Pet Away Stress
Wed Aug 22 @11:00AM
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Purple Power Animal Welfare Society, or Purple PAWS, partners with rescues to save the lives of homeless companion animals. Most rescue animals are very fearful, not knowing where they are or why they are being caged. They hear and smell the fear and suffering of those animals around them, all awaiting their doom. This is where we intervene by pulling these beautiful beings from these terrible places. We place them in loving foster homes, where they receive TLC, socialization, vetting, enrichment and ultimately they are placed into loving forever homes. If you'd like to begin fostering for us, please fill out a foster application here.

Upcoming Events

  • Furday the 13th - July 13, 2018
    Mash Up Gallery wants to help all the cats and dogs find forever homes! Black cats and dogs stay in the shelter on average TWICE as long as non-black animals. Mash Up Gallery will be offering $50 tattos from a selected list, $13 haircuts (walk-ins all day) and $13 combo packs (two ice cream cooki'wiches, two iced draft coffee drinks). Otheritems will be available for puchase and they will be accepting donations as well! 
  • Trail for Tails 5K Fun Run/Walk - October 13, 2018
  • We are so excited to announce the 5th Annual Trail for Tails 5K! This fun run/walk is a huge fundraiser for us and our community always shows amazing support. Keep an eye on our facebook page for sponsorship opportunities.

Trail for Tails 5K T-Shirt Design Contest

We are looking for a talented designer to help us out with creating the 5K shirts! Designs will be voted on through Facebook and the winner will be announced at the end of July! Please email your designs to Kelly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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