Our Mission

At Providence Animal Center, we offer life‐affirming rescue, medical care, treatment, protection and placement of companion animals that forever upholds the critical importance of the human‐animal bond. We have an unwavering commitment to this mission and will always strive to deliver the most optimal, advanced care to our animal friends – and their owners. Simply put, Providence Animal Center is Lifesaving. Adoption. Wellness. Community.

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*lives saved count as of September 26th

Featured Pets


Say Hello to Lorenzo

Lorenzo is a gentle young man who is counting the days until his forever family heads to our Adoption Center to adopt him. Lorenzo caught his freedom ride from a high-risk shelter in Puerto Rico where his time was running short. Lorenzo passed his behavior evaluation ... Read More

Say Hello to Jenny

Jenny is a calm and independent young lady waiting to meet her new family at our center in Media.  She was rescued from a high-risk shelter nearby and brought to our Adoption Center where she is safe.  Jenny is a laid-back girl who mostly enjoys lounging away in the ... Read More

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      Take Me Home! Adoption Event

      October 1 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

      Join us at our fall adoption event! Specials include waived fees for cats and dogs homeless 30+ days! 25% off dogs and kittens. Expect tons of adoptables including puppies!

        Shop for Paws Clothes Mentor fundraiser

        October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

        Local Clothing Mentor stores will be offering $1/donation per purchase PLUS a $5 savings pass when you bring a donation from our Wish List to one of the following stores on Sunday, Oct. 2. We’ll have adoptables at these stores between 12-3pm! Clothes Mentor Springfield: 785 W. Sproul Road (open 12-6pm). Sweet Taco will be

          Waltzing Matilda fundraiser – handmade leather collars & leashes!

          October 8 @ 12:00 pm - October 29 @ 12:00 pm

          Waltzing Matilda is an artisanal hand-crafted leather goods manufacturer. Join us with our adoptable pets for a shopping day in store on Saturday, Oct. 8, where 25% of handmade collars and leashes will be donated back to help save the lives of homeless pets. Monograming is also available. Adoptable pets will be visiting from 12-3pm. Can’t join us the day

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      • National Responsible Pet Ownership Month

        National Responsible Pet Ownership Month

        There’s nothing more important to us at Providence Animal Center than the welfare and well-being of pets – both the ones we adopt out to forever homes and those currently in their permanent homes. September marks National Responsible Pet Ownership Month. What makes a responsible pet owner, you ask? Well, …

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