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Contact Us:

Power Paws for Kids
P.O. Box 517
Saint John, IN 46373

Please allow 6-8 weeks for special program requests.





Welcome to Power Paws for Kids

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Power Paws for Kids is a 501(c) 3 non-for profit organization providing animal assisted activities programs.  We offer group sessions where participants are matched with a volunteer and their dog for the duration of the program. Activities are goal directed and focus on canine training through positive reinforcement.


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FIVE GUYS FUNDRAISER - Tuesday, May 7, 2019

We're raising money for our cause!  Power Paws is teaming up with Five Guys in Schererville!  For one day only - Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - we will receive a donation for all additional sales brought in at the the Five Guys store located at 1575 US Highway 41 in Schererville, IN.  They will donate:

20% of sales and an additional $1 per milkshake

Just show our flyer (link to flyer below) at the counter and pick up some great food and you'll support our cause!  It's that easy!  Be sure to tell your friends! 

Five Guys Fundraiser Voucher


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Can my Dog be a Therapy Dog? 

Power Paws is always looking for new volunteers!  Therapy Dogs must have a friendly, even tempered, gentle and reliable temperament. They must be responsive to basic obedience commands and be able to remain calm in a multitude of environments.  They must be able to interact well with other dogs. Most importantly, they must love to meet new people and truly enjoy the petting, hugs and attention bestowed upon them.

If you have a dog that you think will qualify please contact us thru our website application and we will set up an evaluation.

If you don't have a dog you can always become a booster member and we can use your special talents.