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FAQs

Find answers to commonly asked questions below.

How do I log my miles?

Starting June 2, you can log your miles on PAWwalk.net through the “Log Miles” button or “Your Dashboard” button. You have to be a registered walker to be able to log miles.

I use a mobility device. Can I still participate?

We want everyone to feel included in PAWSwalk and encourage those who use mobility devices to join the fun! For special accommodation, you may also count 30 minutes of movement as one mile.

I tried logging into “Log Miles”, but my email wasn’t found?

If you haven’t already, be sure you have registered for PAWSwalk HERE and login with the email you used at registration. 

Still having trouble? Please email events@PAWS.org for support.

I didn’t receive a verification email when trying to log into “Log Miles”

If you can’t find the verification email, please check your junk or spam
folders. Still having trouble? Email us at events@paws.org.

How do I join a team?

If you haven’t already, be sure you have registered for PAWSwalk HERE. Then head over to your PAWSwalk fundraising page and select “Join or Create Team”.

I'm hosting a Facebook Fundraiser; how do I ensure the money raised goes to PAWSwalk?

When creating your Facebook Fundraiser be sure to include PAWSwalk in your fundraiser title. 

You may also email events@paws.org with the title of your Facebook Fundraiser and we can attribute your Facebook donations to your PAWSwalk page and/or team page.

How much do people walk for this event?

Any distance you walk will make a difference in the life of an animal in need! 

In 2022, our top PAWSwalker logged 240 miles and our top Youth PAWSwalker logged 73 miles over the 21-day PAWSwalk event. 

How do I ensure a donation is applied to my PAWSwalk page?

To verify funds have been applied to your PAWSwalk page, please email events@paws.org.

Is my donation tax deductible?

PAWS is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record which will be sent to you upon successful completion of your donation. 

 

PAWS’ Tax ID number: 91-6073154.

Can I give by phone or mail?

If you prefer to mail your donation, please make checks payable to PAWS and send to PO Box 3771 Seattle, WA 98124-3771. To donate by phone, please call our Donor Relations team at 425.412.4041. We look forward to talking with you.

When mailing in donations, please include a note indicating your gift is for PAWSwalk, and if applicable, the name of the PAWSwalk team or walker you are supporting.


How do I volunteer at PAWS?

You can learn more about our volunteer opportunities HERE.

Can I adopt a dog or cat from PAWS?

You can learn more about how to adopt a dog or cat from PAWS HERE.