Welcome to the Association of Professional Animal Waste Specialists

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aPaws is a trade association of professional animal waste specialists. We uphold a strict standard of what is to be expected of our members in the care and treatment of all animals.

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Please help Firefighters and EMS Personnel!

Make a donation to help raise money for Pet Oxygen Masks!

aPaws continually raises funds to purchase pet oxygen mask for firefighters and EMS Personnel. The cone-shaped plastic masks, which come in three sizes and fit snugly on snouts and can help resuscitate animals suffering from smoke inhalation. Firefighters and EMS personnel who would like to request equipment for their station are invited to send an email to letting us know about your needs. For more details click here.

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aPaws is a 501(c6) qualified not-for-profit organization

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