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Rescue – Rehabilitation – Hospice

Our Mission & Founder

Our rescue’s goal is to end the homelessness, abuse & neglect of all animals.
To be a voice for those who cannot speak for themselves.
To stand up and make a change.
When we can, to care for those sick, injured, or dying at the hands of others.
To nurture and find loving forever homes for them.
To make a change, to make a life better, to be an advocate.
To care.
Amanda Giese, Founder/President, Panda Paws Rescue

Amanda Giese, Founder/President, Panda Paws Rescue

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where is Panda Paws Rescue located?2021-05-17T15:39:04-07:00

Washougal, Washington

Remember we are NOT open to the general public to come and go. We do allow adopters to come into our home but we do not allow people to just stop by to meet us or our animals. We try to make ample opportunities each year for our beloved supporters to meet with us at fundraisers or public events. Additionally, we post daily and allow our supporters to follow the journey of each animal from within our home on our social media pages. Your respect and understanding is greatly appreciated.

Do you spay & neuter your rescues?2019-03-21T21:48:41-07:00

Yes, we require that every animal is spayed or neutered unless medically they are deemed unfit for surgery because it poses a danger to their life. Thankfully, that is very rare.

Do you take cats/pigs/birds/wildlife/etc?2019-03-21T21:50:28-07:00

Yes, Panda Paws Rescue does occasionally help other species. However, the vast majority of our rescues are dogs!

I found a stray, where do I bring it or can I bring it to you?2019-08-26T10:48:55-07:00

Panda Paws Rescue does not accept stray animals and we encourage you to take the animal to your local shelter that holds the contract with your respective county to help the animal reunite with their family. If the stray is a Panda Paws Rescue alumni the local shelter will contact us and we can arrange transferring that animal back into our care with them. There are laws in each county which allow time for a family to reunite with their lost animal companion and it is very important to us that we follow those laws strictly.

I want to visit Panda Paws Rescue. Can I just stop by?2019-03-21T21:50:44-07:00

Unfortunately no. We do our best to make ourselves as available to the public as possible, however, this is our family home and for our personal privacy and safety (as well as the safety of the animals) we are NOT open to the general public to come and go. We do allow adopters to come into our home but we do not allow people to just stop by to meet us or our animals. We try to make ample opportunities each year for our beloved supporters to meet with us at fundraisers or public events. Additionally, we post daily and allow our supporters to follow the journey of each animal from within our home on our social media pages. Your respect and understanding is greatly appreciated.

Are you a nonprofit / 501c3 and is my donation tax deductible?2019-03-21T21:50:51-07:00

Yes! Panda Paws Rescue is a registered 501c3 charity and your donations are tax deductible.

I have pet food, medications, kennels, etc to donate. Where can I do that?2019-03-21T21:49:18-07:00

Panda Paws Rescue runs on a very low volume and therefore our need for these types of donations is much lower than it is for a lot of our rescue partners. I encourage you to make these types of donations to your local shelters or to programs that help feed low income family pets. When Panda Paws Rescue is in need of a specific supply, we add that to our Amazon Wish List & share it on our Facebook page as well. ( www.Facebook.com/PandaPawsRescue501c3 )

How do I donate to your Amazon?2019-03-21T21:49:29-07:00

Panda Paws Rescue has an Amazon Wish List and we do encourage people to donate items on that list. We try to keep it current with each new rescue that comes into our care. If you are an Amazon Smile member, Panda Paws Rescue is a recognized charity on their list to choose from as your beneficiary each time you make a purchase.

I would like to donate, how can I do that?2019-03-21T21:50:59-07:00

Donation is the sole reason we are able to do what we do here at Panda Paws Rescue. Without our public support, the number of more needy animals we would be able to save would be drastically lower. Donations save lives & we are eternally grateful for your support. Donations can be made directly on our website ( www.PandaPawsRescue.org ), directly on Facebook (www.Facebook.com/PandaPawsRescue501c3 ) or via good ole snail mail to:
Panda Paws Rescue
805 NE Perry Road
Washougal, WA 98671

I would like to foster, how can I do that?2019-03-21T21:52:34-07:00

Currently we only have our board members as volunteers, as well as one family that does tube feeding for neonatal puppies. If you are local to the Washington State or Oregon State area and are a savvy tube feeder, please send us an email as we see a major influx of cleft palate puppies that require tube feeding for 6-8 weeks.

I would like to volunteer, how can I do that?2019-12-04T15:54:40-08:00

Volunteering is a major help in the rescue/shelter world and most could not make it happen without their selfless team of helpers. Panda Paws Rescue is operated out of my personal home and I have children. Therefore, we do not allow volunteers here so that I can run as “normal” of a household as possible for my family as well as for obvious safety reasons.

Currently, we only have one family that does tube feeding for neonatal puppies. We do occasionally need transport help and when that need arises you can find the plea for help on our Facebook page.

If you are local to the Washington State or Oregon State area and are a savvy tube feeder, please send us an email as we see a major influx of cleft palate puppies that require tube feeding for 6-8 weeks.

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Rita Rootbeer is one sleep away from her happily ever after!!!!!!

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God Bless You, Rita :)

💞💕💓yay!!!

I cant wait till all this covid crap is over and I can come from canada and rescue one of your special fur babies

So happy for her!

I just love reading root beer bless her little heart

That's awesome miss squishy face will have her happily ever after

I love that squishy face

Love her! Hi Patty.

This is awesome! Have an awesome happy life Rita root beer!! ♥️🐾♥️

Woo hoo!

♥️♥️♥️

Woohooo congratulations!!!!!

I thought she got her cherry eye fixed? She looks happy. Like she knows what's up

❤

That is awesome Rita so deserves a forever home!!!

Ekkkk! So happy for her! ❤️

❤️

Happy paws baby

Did her eyes get worse 😭

Congratulations, Rita Rootbeer!🎊

Aww. I'm happy it's working out.

Oh, so happy for Rita Rootbeer getting her 4-Ever home. Congrats to you fur-babie. 🤗💕🐾

That’s awesome

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Tuesday September 21st, 2021 - 6:01 pm

Urgent: if there are any nonprofit organizations in Colorado, Nevada, Idaho, Utah that have a major medical or special-needs animal that could benefit from Panda Paws Rescue‘s care… Please email us immediately at ! I have a transport coming back my direction tomorrow morning and we have availability to help ASAP. ... See MoreSee Less

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Meridian Canine Rescue have any or know of any that could benefit from Amanda's care and network?

Please contact the weld county humane society in Greeley Colorado. I'm not certain but they may need help.

What about Best Friends?

Bless You

National Mill Dog Rescue

Marty Lytle

Abigail Brinda

Harley's House of Hope

Shannel Guzman

Dave Wright

Nikki Martinez myfosterkittens Heart’s Alive need any help with any animals?

Steve Webster

Nikki Martinez

National Mill Dog Rescue in Colorado, they have a swimmer pup that needs your help

Lisa 'Chavez' Noworyta know any in Nevada?

Street Dogz. Las Vegas Nevada

Celeste Park-Estes Jennifer Clayton Tiffany Cole Henline

Maryjo Korb Stephanie Evans

Wyoming? Robbie Ray

Would you be willing to take in one from PA? The emergency vet I work at had a HBC pitty puppy come in yesterday. Xrays look ok. We put in a urinary catheter and it’s nothing but blood. He needs someone to help him desperately 😢

We may have a liver shunt kitten if he makes it through the night.

Heidi

I have a pup that is specials and I need to rehome her. Plz help...I'll email you. Not in those states...we are here in Washington believe she has hydroplaysia but not been diagnosed.

💛Pawsitive Difference NV & UT has a few pups that would definitely benefit.

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Our best girl, Rita Rootbeer, is on the the road to her happily ever after!!!!! I already miss this squishy hammerhead so much!!

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Her widdle face ❤

💋

So happy she’s found her forever home! She’s such a squishy sweetheart! 💕🐾

Have a great time. Everything is going to be amazing

i realize what you doing and that you do this all the time, but must be hard to let them go.

Rita good luck in your furever home.

Yeah for Rita Rootbeer.

where she going

Her face is adorable!

Wonderful!!!

Aw man, I submitted my application for her yesterday 💔 sad for us, so so happy for sweet Rita Rootbeer

Happy furever Rita💞🙏🏼🥰

Hi, cutie pie

Yea for Rita, and loving wishes for her future

Yay 👍🙏❤️❤️

Congrats to her furever family!! Revel in those wrinkles❤❤❤

💋😘Rita Rootneer!

Lucky for all ❤️💋

This is wonderful news!!! She is one lucky puppers!!!!!❤️❤️❤️

Coisinha mais linda e fofa! ❤️🥰

Can't wait to squish your face tomorrow little one!!!! 😍

So happy for Rita! 🥰

Rita Rootbeer enjoy your new happy life!!❤🐾❤🐾

If you could you would keep them all. Instead you find the perfect t home and keep them in your heart.

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Monday September 20th, 2021 - 4:32 pm

Happy Monday!!! Phew! What a whirlwind weekend in Michigan fundraising at a three day event to benefit Panda Paws Rescue & Cherryland Humane Society! There was endless laughter, prizes, pups, great food and great wine but most of all great animal lovers with hearts of gold! I want to give a gigantic, heartfelt thank you to my life partner, Kelly Neumann, & Neumann Law Group for co-hosting this event and not only matching the first $10,000 raised but for also encouraging other incredible attorneys and firms to pitch in to help the animals! I love you, thank you, Kel! I would love to thank Carter Oosterhouse, Amy Smart, Todd Oosterhouse, Jill Terralavoro and the whole staff at Bonobo Winery for allowing us to throw this event at their stunning, delicious winery with the most breathtaking views! I want to thank Tawny Hammond, owner of Wind Dancer Traverse City Charters, for donating the sailing adventures on Saturday and for ALL that you do with Best Friends Animal Society & animal welfare!! Huge thank you to Shaunie & Rick Prince for hosting the sailing adventures on Thursday and donating a sailing experience as well on the lovely Two Brothers Sailing Adventures!!

Special thank yous to Jefferson Law Center, Lerner and Rowe Law Group, Norman Yatooma & Associates, P.C., Moss & Colella, The Liblang Law Firm, P.C., KLT The Rock Station, Traverse City Record-Eagle, the lovely powerhouse Terri Ray for all of your dedication and hard work on this, Kim Weiner for literally running around in circles to make this happen - you're the best, Heather Stine of Etched Emmet for your donated photography the whole evening, Chris Davis of WTCM for the overall venue and benefit coordination, Flight Path Creative for putting up with millions of emails and daily requests to make changes and magic happen basically over night! To my team here at Camp PPR, for rolling with the punches, grinding away even with different timezones and travel, for making the event run seamlessly and for turning around less than 24 hours later to head out to Colorado & Montana for animal rescue work because it's never ended! Thank you to our teen daughters, Gerty & Jade, for holding down the fort so us power moms can do boss things!

Last and certainly not least, thank you to those who donated to the cause with prizes or food! Stonehouse Brewery, Earth Labs LLC, The Center For Plastic Surgery & Skin Care (TC, MI), Hotel Indigo, Garden Goods, Pets Naturally, Bees & Beans, Marie Williams Outerwear, Mackinaw Brewing Co., Dennos Museum Center, Sophie's Joy, Go Far Travel Gear, Wine & Dogs, Shopping SP Market, Miner's North Jewelers, A-Ga-Ming Golf Resort, TC Cycle Pub, Cherryland Republic, My TCBD, Cold Springs Farm, Mammoth Distilling, Brewery Terra Firma, Great Lakes Bath & Body, Inc., Grand Beach And Sugar Beach Resorts, The Haunted Theater, Chippewa Hotel Waterfront, Eric Nittolo of Nittolo's Pizza & Nittolo’s Seafood & Social, Floral Underground, Blue Orange & Oleson's Food Stores! And of course.... all of you who donated & attended!

In total we raised $48,451.50! Once all is said and done, expenses paid, we will have raised a total of $22,055 for Cherryland Humane Society AND $22,055 for Panda Paws Rescue!!! THANK YOU!!!!!!
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Happy Monday!!! Phew! What a whirlwind weekend in Michigan fundraising at a three day event to benefit Panda Paws Rescue & Cherryland Humane Society! There was endless laughter, prizes, pups, great food and great wine but most of all great animal lovers with hearts of gold! I want to give a gigantic, heartfelt thank you to my life partner, Kelly Neumann, & Neumann Law Group for co-hosting this event and not only matching the first $10,000 raised but for also encouraging other incredible attorneys and firms to pitch in to help the animals! I love you, thank you, Kel! I would love to thank Carter Oosterhouse, Amy Smart, Todd Oosterhouse, Jill Terralavoro and the whole staff at Bonobo Winery for allowing us to throw this event at their stunning, delicious winery with the most breathtaking views! I want to thank Tawny Hammond, owner of Wind Dancer Traverse City Charters, for donating the sailing adventures on Saturday and for ALL that you do with Best Friends Animal Society & animal welfare!! Huge thank you to Shaunie & Rick Prince for hosting the sailing adventures on Thursday and donating a sailing experience as well on the lovely Two Brothers Sailing Adventures!! 

Special thank yous to Jefferson Law Center, Lerner and Rowe Law Group, Norman Yatooma & Associates, P.C., Moss & Colella, The Liblang Law Firm, P.C., KLT The Rock Station, Traverse City Record-Eagle, the lovely powerhouse Terri Ray for all of your dedication and hard work on this, Kim Weiner for literally running around in circles to make this happen - youre the best, Heather Stine of Etched Emmet for your donated photography the whole evening, Chris Davis of WTCM for the overall venue and benefit coordination, Flight Path Creative for putting up with millions of emails and daily requests to make changes and magic happen basically over night! To my team here at Camp PPR, for rolling with the punches, grinding away even with different timezones and travel, for making the event run seamlessly and for turning around less than 24 hours later to head out to Colorado & Montana for animal rescue work because its never ended! Thank you to our teen daughters, Gerty & Jade, for holding down the fort so us power moms can do boss things!

Last and certainly not least, thank you to those who donated to the cause with prizes or food! Stonehouse Brewery, Earth Labs LLC, The Center For Plastic Surgery & Skin Care (TC, MI), Hotel Indigo, Garden Goods, Pets Naturally, Bees & Beans, Marie Williams Outerwear, Mackinaw Brewing Co., Dennos Museum Center, Sophies Joy, Go Far Travel Gear, Wine & Dogs, Shopping SP Market, Miners North Jewelers, A-Ga-Ming Golf Resort, TC Cycle Pub, Cherryland Republic, My TCBD, Cold Springs Farm, Mammoth Distilling, Brewery Terra Firma, Great Lakes Bath & Body, Inc., Grand Beach And Sugar Beach Resorts, The Haunted Theater, Chippewa Hotel Waterfront, Eric Nittolo of Nittolos Pizza & Nittolo’s Seafood & Social, Floral Underground, Blue Orange & Olesons Food Stores! And of course.... all of you who donated & attended! 

In total we raised $48,451.50! Once all is said and done, expenses paid, we will have raised a total of $22,055 for Cherryland Humane Society AND $22,055 for Panda Paws Rescue!!! THANK YOU!!!!!!

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Great work all of you are doing!

Should have drove back and stopped to say "Hi" in Wisconsin! 👍❤ We'd love to have you. 😊

Awesome!!

What wonderful news!!🙌🎉❤

Michigan rocks! We love you, Amanda!💜🐾

This is wonderful!!!!!

Congratulations!!!!!

Pawsome!!🐾❤🐾❤🐾

Glad it was such a success. Congrats.

Awesome!!!

It was such an amazing night for such a wonderful cause. Thank you for everything you do for all animals but also for being such a wonderful human being. You made my Aunt and I feel as if we had known you forever and for that I am so thankful. Meeting you and the rest of your group was one of the most memorable events of my life. ❤️

So that's what Carter has been up to,a winery! Looks like a great time was had by all!👍

Amazing. Fantastic news

Wonderful news Amanda! You all do such a fabulous job in taking care of all the precious animals that come into your care. A huge thank you to all!

Whew, I'm tired just reading all that! Glad you enjoyed our beautiful Michigan! So jealous you got to meet Carter and Amy! Congrats on raising so much money!

For those who would like to see more of the 800+ photos… Here’s the link! www.dropbox.com/sh/29wol37qcjkpd0c/AADqis8-uo1aiI_p-v0QXA4Ma?dl=0

Congratulations that is fantastic news.

Congratulations to both Pet saving places. <3

Great work Amanda Giese and Panda Paws Rescue. You nailed it this past weekend! 💕

Awesome

This is awesome, and Amanda, that dress is Gorgeous

Aww such beautiful pups

Go Team PPR🥳💖🐾 Absolutely incredible!!

So how'd you like our Northern Michigan??

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What did you doo today??? 🤣😂

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😂 cleaned our dog pens.

Doo the doo!!!!

She got big all of a sudden 🥰

Pupper pooper pics are always so funny!

She's getting big!

🤮

He looks so annoyed, like privacy please!

Yep, that about sums it up for me.

💩🐕💩🐕💩🤣

Pinchin a loaf..👍

There's really no need posting a dog going for shit not even funny grow up

Martijn Nelis 🤣🤣

Daily poop-ups in this house with 2 rescues down under.

Little "Stinker"...

Nasty

She’s getting so much bigger!

Same thing!

She looks as if she is saying what the heck woman? Why are you filming me pooping? LOL

My puppers would get embarrassed if you saw her pooping. She’d look away and her ears would turn down. So I’d leave and peek, she’d go back to her normal pooping self. I can’t imagine what she’d think if I brought out my camera…😅

This is a common every day sight for me! 🤣

What a nice poopy😂

what a little cutie

Ahh, that feels so much better!! Lol

There is an Instagram page called pooping pooches. You need to submit this to them. Lol.

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Panda Paws Rescue it’s in Traverse City, MI crushing press interviews for our benefit this weekend!! So far we have raised $45,571!! We need $4,429 to reach our ultimate goal of $50,000!!! 

Please help us reach our goal of $50,000 in the next 24 hours by donating here: https://www.facebook.com/donate/990525915068803/

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Welcome to Michigan

I wish I wld have know about this sooner! I live in Michigan and wld have made the treck up!

It's a huge success, done mine

I watch your program all the way over in South Africa, and what you guys do for animals are amazing. The world needs more people like you. God has blessed you with a beautiful heart. Keep up the excellent work 💜

You’re in my hometown!

Once i have some money left ill try to donate..

Welcome to Michigan! 😁💙 Beautiful time of year!

Cannot wait for the event tomorrow!!!!!!!!

You all ROCK! So happy you are almost at your goal! Beautiful weekend, beautiful weather here and beautiful people. We will send over more donations! ❤️

Welcome to Michigan I live in peck would of loved to have been there.

Hello y’all from Romulus, Michigan! Hello Amanda. I love what you represent ❤️🤗 wishing you all the best with your goal 🤠👍

Hi Sayde!

God bless all of you I love you for your work and your compassion and for all you do

Welcome to Michigan! I wish I was closer would love to meet you

You're amazing! Thanks, Michigan!!!

Welcome to Michigan

Welcome to Traverse City

Welcome to Michigan!!!

So amazing! Good job ladies!

Paige Corpe

thank you

Christine Hanika Holland!!!!

Congrats on reaching the goal thus far believing you will go over.

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Congratulations to Binx & her incredible family!Her new momma is in college to become and orthopedic veterinary surgeon! She’s raised special needs animals, including a bearded dragon that they said wouldn’t live for months, but he made it many years! She’s got lots of aunties & and epic grandma! Binx with have two cocker spaniel & one golden retriever sibling too!! Welcome to Michigan, Binx! Home sweet home!

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Awesome!! So happy for her!! ❤️🎉🎉🎉🎉

Way to go Binx

Congratulations

Congratulations Binx ❤️

So awesome for all of them.

Lucky Binx ❤❤❤

Jackpot. 👍🏼💖

Enjoy your new home Binx ❤❤

Welcome home🥰🐾🎉

Awesome!! Congratulations!!

Congratulations

Perfect family!

Sounds like a perfect match!

Congrats Binx and new family 🐾❤

Great photo!!!

Congratulations!!!!!

I’m originally from Michigan so Binx is now a Michigander! Congrats sweetheart! ❤️❤️❤️

Awww! It’s my new kitty cousin! Can’t wait to meet her. 🥰

Any relation to Zachary Binx?😻

Congratulations, Binx! May you find great happiness in your forever home!

Congratulations 🥰

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Michigan here we come!!!! Happily ever after!

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Safe travels

My kids and I wish we could meet u when you come to Traverse city, mi

Amanda you are amazing. Congrats to the fur baby and her new family.

Is that binx 😻❤️

Have a fabulous next chapter Binx ♥️♥️

Hi Amanda! From Sweet Home Alabama! I love all you do for the animals you take in and I sure do miss seeing your show, Amanda To the Rescue! Love and prayers for safe travels!🙏♥️

You make miracles! God bless you <3

Safe travels. Enjoy your wonderful new life sweet baby.

Please....visit Croatia - Osijek! Our schelter need Your help! We have a lot invalid dogs.

Welcome to my state!! Going to be a beautiful day!

Aww Amanda got a kitty! How cute.

Safe travels! 💖

Welcome to Michigan! Wish you could swing by and say Hi to all of in Muskegon at pay it forward animal clinic. Enjoy Traverse City when you get here, it's a great city to visit!

Enjoy your time in Michigan, take in all the sites, you will love our state and all it has to offer!! Safe travels!

Are you sure you wouldn't like to grow your hair?

Paige Corpe

Safe travels❤❤❤

Enjoy our beautiful State, there are some really breathtaking sights.💗

Happy travels to the mitten!💙

🙏😘👍

Welcome to Michigan! Wish I could be there! Have fun!

We are so so excited for her to come!!!

Enjoy, Enjoy!

Welcome to the Mitten! Wish I could make it north to meet you!!

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Grigio enjoying the yard croutons (dead crunchy leaves)!

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I love that face!

Such a cutie!! ❤️

What a mug!

YARD CROUTONS!!! 😆🤣

Looks like a baby seal!!!!!

Omg my corso's all eat anything they can find in the yard. Lol

Such a beautiful little furball.

His face is the cutest 🥰

My pup is obsessed with anything from the outside that bone can bring inside to chew on!!! Puppies are so funny this way and it’s great seeing Grigio counting to be a happy, healthy pup!!

So stinkin cute

Puppies seem to like crunchy leaves lol our dogs when they were puppies would go CRAZY

Oh that face! 💜

Sweet. 🥰

Yes leaves and sticks around here

Hello beautiful 🤩🤩

Our pup is a year and a half and will try to eat pretty much anything so we have to watch her carefully. So far we have been good. Plus she knows "drop it" and "leave it" fairly well

I so wish I could take her.

♥️ that face ♥️

o...m...geeeee, our kids (2 goats) eat nothing but that on our walks.... bwhahahaaaa... "yard croutons"...awesome! You literally just made me laugh out loud! Needed that! ❤

So cute!

Jessie Lawrence looooook at err be still my heart

Baby teeth!

Yard croutons! 🤣

So stinking cute! 🥰

"Yard Croutons" LMAO!! He's a gorgeous baby

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Baby Binx is traveling to Michigan with us tomorrow morning for her adoption!!! This is super exciting! I love seeing CH animals find their special human!!

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Awe yay

That great news all the best

She’s so cute

Yay!!

Beautiful cat

Happy travels

Yeahhhhh

That is one beautiful baby! Wishing her lots of love in her new home!

We had a black cat named Binx for 20 years, loved that guy so much! Happy Adoption Day Binx!

Beautiful!!❤❤

Great news!

❤❤❤

I have two CH babies in Michigan. We could have a party.

So cute 🥰

Wonderful news and how adorable 🥰

Enjoy my home state . You too Binx.

lovely 😍

What a beautiful kitty. Have black named Boo that owns us🐈‍⬛💗

I have a CH kitty too, Ricky is no different than the other 6 cats, he just moves slower and side to side.

Cute

Welcome to Michigan baby Binx. 🐈‍⬛♥️🐾

I love you and your Michigan connection! Love seeing you love our state!

Have fun in Michigan

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Rescue – Rehabilitation – Hospice

Our Mission & Founder

Our rescue’s goal is to end the homelessness, abuse & neglect of all animals.
To be a voice for those who cannot speak for themselves.
To stand up and make a change.
When we can, to care for those sick, injured, or dying at the hands of others.
To nurture and find loving forever homes for them.
To make a change, to make a life better, to be an advocate.
To care.
Amanda Giese, Founder/President, Panda Paws Rescue

Amanda Giese, Founder/President, Panda Paws Rescue

Upcoming Events

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where is Panda Paws Rescue located?2021-05-17T15:39:04-07:00

Washougal, Washington

Remember we are NOT open to the general public to come and go. We do allow adopters to come into our home but we do not allow people to just stop by to meet us or our animals. We try to make ample opportunities each year for our beloved supporters to meet with us at fundraisers or public events. Additionally, we post daily and allow our supporters to follow the journey of each animal from within our home on our social media pages. Your respect and understanding is greatly appreciated.

Do you spay & neuter your rescues?2019-03-21T21:48:41-07:00

Yes, we require that every animal is spayed or neutered unless medically they are deemed unfit for surgery because it poses a danger to their life. Thankfully, that is very rare.

Do you take cats/pigs/birds/wildlife/etc?2019-03-21T21:50:28-07:00

Yes, Panda Paws Rescue does occasionally help other species. However, the vast majority of our rescues are dogs!

I found a stray, where do I bring it or can I bring it to you?2019-08-26T10:48:55-07:00

Panda Paws Rescue does not accept stray animals and we encourage you to take the animal to your local shelter that holds the contract with your respective county to help the animal reunite with their family. If the stray is a Panda Paws Rescue alumni the local shelter will contact us and we can arrange transferring that animal back into our care with them. There are laws in each county which allow time for a family to reunite with their lost animal companion and it is very important to us that we follow those laws strictly.

I want to visit Panda Paws Rescue. Can I just stop by?2019-03-21T21:50:44-07:00

Unfortunately no. We do our best to make ourselves as available to the public as possible, however, this is our family home and for our personal privacy and safety (as well as the safety of the animals) we are NOT open to the general public to come and go. We do allow adopters to come into our home but we do not allow people to just stop by to meet us or our animals. We try to make ample opportunities each year for our beloved supporters to meet with us at fundraisers or public events. Additionally, we post daily and allow our supporters to follow the journey of each animal from within our home on our social media pages. Your respect and understanding is greatly appreciated.

Are you a nonprofit / 501c3 and is my donation tax deductible?2019-03-21T21:50:51-07:00

Yes! Panda Paws Rescue is a registered 501c3 charity and your donations are tax deductible.

I have pet food, medications, kennels, etc to donate. Where can I do that?2019-03-21T21:49:18-07:00

Panda Paws Rescue runs on a very low volume and therefore our need for these types of donations is much lower than it is for a lot of our rescue partners. I encourage you to make these types of donations to your local shelters or to programs that help feed low income family pets. When Panda Paws Rescue is in need of a specific supply, we add that to our Amazon Wish List & share it on our Facebook page as well. ( www.Facebook.com/PandaPawsRescue501c3 )

How do I donate to your Amazon?2019-03-21T21:49:29-07:00

Panda Paws Rescue has an Amazon Wish List and we do encourage people to donate items on that list. We try to keep it current with each new rescue that comes into our care. If you are an Amazon Smile member, Panda Paws Rescue is a recognized charity on their list to choose from as your beneficiary each time you make a purchase.

I would like to donate, how can I do that?2019-03-21T21:50:59-07:00

Donation is the sole reason we are able to do what we do here at Panda Paws Rescue. Without our public support, the number of more needy animals we would be able to save would be drastically lower. Donations save lives & we are eternally grateful for your support. Donations can be made directly on our website ( www.PandaPawsRescue.org ), directly on Facebook (www.Facebook.com/PandaPawsRescue501c3 ) or via good ole snail mail to:
Panda Paws Rescue
805 NE Perry Road
Washougal, WA 98671

I would like to foster, how can I do that?2019-03-21T21:52:34-07:00

Currently we only have our board members as volunteers, as well as one family that does tube feeding for neonatal puppies. If you are local to the Washington State or Oregon State area and are a savvy tube feeder, please send us an email as we see a major influx of cleft palate puppies that require tube feeding for 6-8 weeks.

I would like to volunteer, how can I do that?2019-12-04T15:54:40-08:00

Volunteering is a major help in the rescue/shelter world and most could not make it happen without their selfless team of helpers. Panda Paws Rescue is operated out of my personal home and I have children. Therefore, we do not allow volunteers here so that I can run as “normal” of a household as possible for my family as well as for obvious safety reasons.

Currently, we only have one family that does tube feeding for neonatal puppies. We do occasionally need transport help and when that need arises you can find the plea for help on our Facebook page.

If you are local to the Washington State or Oregon State area and are a savvy tube feeder, please send us an email as we see a major influx of cleft palate puppies that require tube feeding for 6-8 weeks.

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Rita Rootbeer is one sleep away from her happily ever after!!!!!!

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God Bless You, Rita :)

💞💕💓yay!!!

I cant wait till all this covid crap is over and I can come from canada and rescue one of your special fur babies

So happy for her!

I just love reading root beer bless her little heart

That's awesome miss squishy face will have her happily ever after

I love that squishy face

Love her! Hi Patty.

This is awesome! Have an awesome happy life Rita root beer!! ♥️🐾♥️

Woo hoo!

♥️♥️♥️

Woohooo congratulations!!!!!

I thought she got her cherry eye fixed? She looks happy. Like she knows what's up

❤

That is awesome Rita so deserves a forever home!!!

Ekkkk! So happy for her! ❤️

❤️

Happy paws baby

Did her eyes get worse 😭

Congratulations, Rita Rootbeer!🎊

Aww. I'm happy it's working out.

Oh, so happy for Rita Rootbeer getting her 4-Ever home. Congrats to you fur-babie. 🤗💕🐾

That’s awesome

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Tuesday September 21st, 2021 - 6:01 pm

Urgent: if there are any nonprofit organizations in Colorado, Nevada, Idaho, Utah that have a major medical or special-needs animal that could benefit from Panda Paws Rescue‘s care… Please email us immediately at ! I have a transport coming back my direction tomorrow morning and we have availability to help ASAP. ... See MoreSee Less

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Meridian Canine Rescue have any or know of any that could benefit from Amanda's care and network?

Please contact the weld county humane society in Greeley Colorado. I'm not certain but they may need help.

What about Best Friends?

Bless You

National Mill Dog Rescue

Marty Lytle

Abigail Brinda

Harley's House of Hope

Shannel Guzman

Dave Wright

Nikki Martinez myfosterkittens Heart’s Alive need any help with any animals?

Steve Webster

Nikki Martinez

National Mill Dog Rescue in Colorado, they have a swimmer pup that needs your help

Lisa 'Chavez' Noworyta know any in Nevada?

Street Dogz. Las Vegas Nevada

Celeste Park-Estes Jennifer Clayton Tiffany Cole Henline

Maryjo Korb Stephanie Evans

Wyoming? Robbie Ray

Would you be willing to take in one from PA? The emergency vet I work at had a HBC pitty puppy come in yesterday. Xrays look ok. We put in a urinary catheter and it’s nothing but blood. He needs someone to help him desperately 😢

We may have a liver shunt kitten if he makes it through the night.

Heidi

I have a pup that is specials and I need to rehome her. Plz help...I'll email you. Not in those states...we are here in Washington believe she has hydroplaysia but not been diagnosed.

💛Pawsitive Difference NV & UT has a few pups that would definitely benefit.

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Our best girl, Rita Rootbeer, is on the the road to her happily ever after!!!!! I already miss this squishy hammerhead so much!!

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Her widdle face ❤

💋

So happy she’s found her forever home! She’s such a squishy sweetheart! 💕🐾

Have a great time. Everything is going to be amazing

i realize what you doing and that you do this all the time, but must be hard to let them go.

Rita good luck in your furever home.

Yeah for Rita Rootbeer.

where she going

Her face is adorable!

Wonderful!!!

Aw man, I submitted my application for her yesterday 💔 sad for us, so so happy for sweet Rita Rootbeer

Happy furever Rita💞🙏🏼🥰

Hi, cutie pie

Yea for Rita, and loving wishes for her future

Yay 👍🙏❤️❤️

Congrats to her furever family!! Revel in those wrinkles❤❤❤

💋😘Rita Rootneer!

Lucky for all ❤️💋

This is wonderful news!!! She is one lucky puppers!!!!!❤️❤️❤️

Coisinha mais linda e fofa! ❤️🥰

Can't wait to squish your face tomorrow little one!!!! 😍

So happy for Rita! 🥰

Rita Rootbeer enjoy your new happy life!!❤🐾❤🐾

If you could you would keep them all. Instead you find the perfect t home and keep them in your heart.

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Monday September 20th, 2021 - 4:32 pm

Happy Monday!!! Phew! What a whirlwind weekend in Michigan fundraising at a three day event to benefit Panda Paws Rescue & Cherryland Humane Society! There was endless laughter, prizes, pups, great food and great wine but most of all great animal lovers with hearts of gold! I want to give a gigantic, heartfelt thank you to my life partner, Kelly Neumann, & Neumann Law Group for co-hosting this event and not only matching the first $10,000 raised but for also encouraging other incredible attorneys and firms to pitch in to help the animals! I love you, thank you, Kel! I would love to thank Carter Oosterhouse, Amy Smart, Todd Oosterhouse, Jill Terralavoro and the whole staff at Bonobo Winery for allowing us to throw this event at their stunning, delicious winery with the most breathtaking views! I want to thank Tawny Hammond, owner of Wind Dancer Traverse City Charters, for donating the sailing adventures on Saturday and for ALL that you do with Best Friends Animal Society & animal welfare!! Huge thank you to Shaunie & Rick Prince for hosting the sailing adventures on Thursday and donating a sailing experience as well on the lovely Two Brothers Sailing Adventures!!

Special thank yous to Jefferson Law Center, Lerner and Rowe Law Group, Norman Yatooma & Associates, P.C., Moss & Colella, The Liblang Law Firm, P.C., KLT The Rock Station, Traverse City Record-Eagle, the lovely powerhouse Terri Ray for all of your dedication and hard work on this, Kim Weiner for literally running around in circles to make this happen - you're the best, Heather Stine of Etched Emmet for your donated photography the whole evening, Chris Davis of WTCM for the overall venue and benefit coordination, Flight Path Creative for putting up with millions of emails and daily requests to make changes and magic happen basically over night! To my team here at Camp PPR, for rolling with the punches, grinding away even with different timezones and travel, for making the event run seamlessly and for turning around less than 24 hours later to head out to Colorado & Montana for animal rescue work because it's never ended! Thank you to our teen daughters, Gerty & Jade, for holding down the fort so us power moms can do boss things!

Last and certainly not least, thank you to those who donated to the cause with prizes or food! Stonehouse Brewery, Earth Labs LLC, The Center For Plastic Surgery & Skin Care (TC, MI), Hotel Indigo, Garden Goods, Pets Naturally, Bees & Beans, Marie Williams Outerwear, Mackinaw Brewing Co., Dennos Museum Center, Sophie's Joy, Go Far Travel Gear, Wine & Dogs, Shopping SP Market, Miner's North Jewelers, A-Ga-Ming Golf Resort, TC Cycle Pub, Cherryland Republic, My TCBD, Cold Springs Farm, Mammoth Distilling, Brewery Terra Firma, Great Lakes Bath & Body, Inc., Grand Beach And Sugar Beach Resorts, The Haunted Theater, Chippewa Hotel Waterfront, Eric Nittolo of Nittolo's Pizza & Nittolo’s Seafood & Social, Floral Underground, Blue Orange & Oleson's Food Stores! And of course.... all of you who donated & attended!

In total we raised $48,451.50! Once all is said and done, expenses paid, we will have raised a total of $22,055 for Cherryland Humane Society AND $22,055 for Panda Paws Rescue!!! THANK YOU!!!!!!
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Happy Monday!!! Phew! What a whirlwind weekend in Michigan fundraising at a three day event to benefit Panda Paws Rescue & Cherryland Humane Society! There was endless laughter, prizes, pups, great food and great wine but most of all great animal lovers with hearts of gold! I want to give a gigantic, heartfelt thank you to my life partner, Kelly Neumann, & Neumann Law Group for co-hosting this event and not only matching the first $10,000 raised but for also encouraging other incredible attorneys and firms to pitch in to help the animals! I love you, thank you, Kel! I would love to thank Carter Oosterhouse, Amy Smart, Todd Oosterhouse, Jill Terralavoro and the whole staff at Bonobo Winery for allowing us to throw this event at their stunning, delicious winery with the most breathtaking views! I want to thank Tawny Hammond, owner of Wind Dancer Traverse City Charters, for donating the sailing adventures on Saturday and for ALL that you do with Best Friends Animal Society & animal welfare!! Huge thank you to Shaunie & Rick Prince for hosting the sailing adventures on Thursday and donating a sailing experience as well on the lovely Two Brothers Sailing Adventures!! 

Special thank yous to Jefferson Law Center, Lerner and Rowe Law Group, Norman Yatooma & Associates, P.C., Moss & Colella, The Liblang Law Firm, P.C., KLT The Rock Station, Traverse City Record-Eagle, the lovely powerhouse Terri Ray for all of your dedication and hard work on this, Kim Weiner for literally running around in circles to make this happen - youre the best, Heather Stine of Etched Emmet for your donated photography the whole evening, Chris Davis of WTCM for the overall venue and benefit coordination, Flight Path Creative for putting up with millions of emails and daily requests to make changes and magic happen basically over night! To my team here at Camp PPR, for rolling with the punches, grinding away even with different timezones and travel, for making the event run seamlessly and for turning around less than 24 hours later to head out to Colorado & Montana for animal rescue work because its never ended! Thank you to our teen daughters, Gerty & Jade, for holding down the fort so us power moms can do boss things!

Last and certainly not least, thank you to those who donated to the cause with prizes or food! Stonehouse Brewery, Earth Labs LLC, The Center For Plastic Surgery & Skin Care (TC, MI), Hotel Indigo, Garden Goods, Pets Naturally, Bees & Beans, Marie Williams Outerwear, Mackinaw Brewing Co., Dennos Museum Center, Sophies Joy, Go Far Travel Gear, Wine & Dogs, Shopping SP Market, Miners North Jewelers, A-Ga-Ming Golf Resort, TC Cycle Pub, Cherryland Republic, My TCBD, Cold Springs Farm, Mammoth Distilling, Brewery Terra Firma, Great Lakes Bath & Body, Inc., Grand Beach And Sugar Beach Resorts, The Haunted Theater, Chippewa Hotel Waterfront, Eric Nittolo of Nittolos Pizza & Nittolo’s Seafood & Social, Floral Underground, Blue Orange & Olesons Food Stores! And of course.... all of you who donated & attended! 

In total we raised $48,451.50! Once all is said and done, expenses paid, we will have raised a total of $22,055 for Cherryland Humane Society AND $22,055 for Panda Paws Rescue!!! THANK YOU!!!!!!

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Great work all of you are doing!

Should have drove back and stopped to say "Hi" in Wisconsin! 👍❤ We'd love to have you. 😊

Awesome!!

What wonderful news!!🙌🎉❤

Michigan rocks! We love you, Amanda!💜🐾

This is wonderful!!!!!

Congratulations!!!!!

Pawsome!!🐾❤🐾❤🐾

Glad it was such a success. Congrats.

Awesome!!!

It was such an amazing night for such a wonderful cause. Thank you for everything you do for all animals but also for being such a wonderful human being. You made my Aunt and I feel as if we had known you forever and for that I am so thankful. Meeting you and the rest of your group was one of the most memorable events of my life. ❤️

So that's what Carter has been up to,a winery! Looks like a great time was had by all!👍

Amazing. Fantastic news

Wonderful news Amanda! You all do such a fabulous job in taking care of all the precious animals that come into your care. A huge thank you to all!

Whew, I'm tired just reading all that! Glad you enjoyed our beautiful Michigan! So jealous you got to meet Carter and Amy! Congrats on raising so much money!

For those who would like to see more of the 800+ photos… Here’s the link! www.dropbox.com/sh/29wol37qcjkpd0c/AADqis8-uo1aiI_p-v0QXA4Ma?dl=0

Congratulations that is fantastic news.

Congratulations to both Pet saving places. <3

Great work Amanda Giese and Panda Paws Rescue. You nailed it this past weekend! 💕

Awesome

This is awesome, and Amanda, that dress is Gorgeous

Aww such beautiful pups

Go Team PPR🥳💖🐾 Absolutely incredible!!

So how'd you like our Northern Michigan??

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What did you doo today??? 🤣😂

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😂 cleaned our dog pens.

Doo the doo!!!!

She got big all of a sudden 🥰

Pupper pooper pics are always so funny!

She's getting big!

🤮

He looks so annoyed, like privacy please!

Yep, that about sums it up for me.

💩🐕💩🐕💩🤣

Pinchin a loaf..👍

There's really no need posting a dog going for shit not even funny grow up

Martijn Nelis 🤣🤣

Daily poop-ups in this house with 2 rescues down under.

Little "Stinker"...

Nasty

She’s getting so much bigger!

Same thing!

She looks as if she is saying what the heck woman? Why are you filming me pooping? LOL

My puppers would get embarrassed if you saw her pooping. She’d look away and her ears would turn down. So I’d leave and peek, she’d go back to her normal pooping self. I can’t imagine what she’d think if I brought out my camera…😅

This is a common every day sight for me! 🤣

What a nice poopy😂

what a little cutie

Ahh, that feels so much better!! Lol

There is an Instagram page called pooping pooches. You need to submit this to them. Lol.

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Panda Paws Rescue it’s in Traverse City, MI crushing press interviews for our benefit this weekend!! So far we have raised $45,571!! We need $4,429 to reach our ultimate goal of $50,000!!! 

Please help us reach our goal of $50,000 in the next 24 hours by donating here: https://www.facebook.com/donate/990525915068803/

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Welcome to Michigan

I wish I wld have know about this sooner! I live in Michigan and wld have made the treck up!

It's a huge success, done mine

I watch your program all the way over in South Africa, and what you guys do for animals are amazing. The world needs more people like you. God has blessed you with a beautiful heart. Keep up the excellent work 💜

You’re in my hometown!

Once i have some money left ill try to donate..

Welcome to Michigan! 😁💙 Beautiful time of year!

Cannot wait for the event tomorrow!!!!!!!!

You all ROCK! So happy you are almost at your goal! Beautiful weekend, beautiful weather here and beautiful people. We will send over more donations! ❤️

Welcome to Michigan I live in peck would of loved to have been there.

Hello y’all from Romulus, Michigan! Hello Amanda. I love what you represent ❤️🤗 wishing you all the best with your goal 🤠👍

Hi Sayde!

God bless all of you I love you for your work and your compassion and for all you do

Welcome to Michigan! I wish I was closer would love to meet you

You're amazing! Thanks, Michigan!!!

Welcome to Michigan

Welcome to Traverse City

Welcome to Michigan!!!

So amazing! Good job ladies!

Paige Corpe

thank you

Christine Hanika Holland!!!!

Congrats on reaching the goal thus far believing you will go over.

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Congratulations to Binx & her incredible family!Her new momma is in college to become and orthopedic veterinary surgeon! She’s raised special needs animals, including a bearded dragon that they said wouldn’t live for months, but he made it many years! She’s got lots of aunties & and epic grandma! Binx with have two cocker spaniel & one golden retriever sibling too!! Welcome to Michigan, Binx! Home sweet home!

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Awesome!! So happy for her!! ❤️🎉🎉🎉🎉

Way to go Binx

Congratulations

Congratulations Binx ❤️

So awesome for all of them.

Lucky Binx ❤❤❤

Jackpot. 👍🏼💖

Enjoy your new home Binx ❤❤

Welcome home🥰🐾🎉

Awesome!! Congratulations!!

Congratulations

Perfect family!

Sounds like a perfect match!

Congrats Binx and new family 🐾❤

Great photo!!!

Congratulations!!!!!

I’m originally from Michigan so Binx is now a Michigander! Congrats sweetheart! ❤️❤️❤️

Awww! It’s my new kitty cousin! Can’t wait to meet her. 🥰

Any relation to Zachary Binx?😻

Congratulations, Binx! May you find great happiness in your forever home!

Congratulations 🥰

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Michigan here we come!!!! Happily ever after!

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Safe travels

My kids and I wish we could meet u when you come to Traverse city, mi

Amanda you are amazing. Congrats to the fur baby and her new family.

Is that binx 😻❤️

Have a fabulous next chapter Binx ♥️♥️

Hi Amanda! From Sweet Home Alabama! I love all you do for the animals you take in and I sure do miss seeing your show, Amanda To the Rescue! Love and prayers for safe travels!🙏♥️

You make miracles! God bless you <3

Safe travels. Enjoy your wonderful new life sweet baby.

Please....visit Croatia - Osijek! Our schelter need Your help! We have a lot invalid dogs.

Welcome to my state!! Going to be a beautiful day!

Aww Amanda got a kitty! How cute.

Safe travels! 💖

Welcome to Michigan! Wish you could swing by and say Hi to all of in Muskegon at pay it forward animal clinic. Enjoy Traverse City when you get here, it's a great city to visit!

Enjoy your time in Michigan, take in all the sites, you will love our state and all it has to offer!! Safe travels!

Are you sure you wouldn't like to grow your hair?

Paige Corpe

Safe travels❤❤❤

Enjoy our beautiful State, there are some really breathtaking sights.💗

Happy travels to the mitten!💙

🙏😘👍

Welcome to Michigan! Wish I could be there! Have fun!

We are so so excited for her to come!!!

Enjoy, Enjoy!

Welcome to the Mitten! Wish I could make it north to meet you!!

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Grigio enjoying the yard croutons (dead crunchy leaves)!

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I love that face!

Such a cutie!! ❤️

What a mug!

YARD CROUTONS!!! 😆🤣

Looks like a baby seal!!!!!

Omg my corso's all eat anything they can find in the yard. Lol

Such a beautiful little furball.

His face is the cutest 🥰

My pup is obsessed with anything from the outside that bone can bring inside to chew on!!! Puppies are so funny this way and it’s great seeing Grigio counting to be a happy, healthy pup!!

So stinkin cute

Puppies seem to like crunchy leaves lol our dogs when they were puppies would go CRAZY

Oh that face! 💜

Sweet. 🥰

Yes leaves and sticks around here

Hello beautiful 🤩🤩

Our pup is a year and a half and will try to eat pretty much anything so we have to watch her carefully. So far we have been good. Plus she knows "drop it" and "leave it" fairly well

I so wish I could take her.

♥️ that face ♥️

o...m...geeeee, our kids (2 goats) eat nothing but that on our walks.... bwhahahaaaa... "yard croutons"...awesome! You literally just made me laugh out loud! Needed that! ❤

So cute!

Jessie Lawrence looooook at err be still my heart

Baby teeth!

Yard croutons! 🤣

So stinking cute! 🥰

"Yard Croutons" LMAO!! He's a gorgeous baby

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Baby Binx is traveling to Michigan with us tomorrow morning for her adoption!!! This is super exciting! I love seeing CH animals find their special human!!

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Awe yay

That great news all the best

She’s so cute

Yay!!

Beautiful cat

Happy travels

Yeahhhhh

That is one beautiful baby! Wishing her lots of love in her new home!

We had a black cat named Binx for 20 years, loved that guy so much! Happy Adoption Day Binx!

Beautiful!!❤❤

Great news!

❤❤❤

I have two CH babies in Michigan. We could have a party.

So cute 🥰

Wonderful news and how adorable 🥰

Enjoy my home state . You too Binx.

lovely 😍

What a beautiful kitty. Have black named Boo that owns us🐈‍⬛💗

I have a CH kitty too, Ricky is no different than the other 6 cats, he just moves slower and side to side.

Cute

Welcome to Michigan baby Binx. 🐈‍⬛♥️🐾

I love you and your Michigan connection! Love seeing you love our state!

Have fun in Michigan

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