PAWS is OPEN and operating in accordance with Gov. Ducey’s Executive Order 2020-18 “Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected” Physical Distancing to Mitigate COVID-19 Transmission.

Pertinent Sections of Executive Order 2020-18


2. Under this policy, all individuals in the State of Arizona shall limit their time away from their place of residence or property, except:

a. To conduct or participate in Essential Activities.
b. For employment, to volunteer or participate in Essential Functions.
c. To utilize any services or products provided by Essential Businesses.


4. Under this policy, Essential Activities include:
a. Obtaining necessary supplies and services for family, household members and pets, such as groceries, food and supplies for household consumption and use, supplies and equipment needed to work from home, assignments for completion of distance learning and products necessary to maintain safety, sanitation and essential maintenance of the home and residence.
b. Engaging in activities essential for the health and safety of family, household members and pets, including things such as seeking medical, behavioral health or emergency services and obtaining medical supplies or medication.


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DUE TO COVID SURGE, PAWS is attempting to minimize risk to staff and clients by LIMITING our vaccine clinics to...
 - Pets under 6 months of age
 - Rescue pets going up for adoption
 - And pets requiring leptospirosis or rattlesnake 21-30 day initial boosters

PAWS is adjusting protocols and processes in accordance with CDC guidelines as we actively monitor the status of Coronavirus/COVID-19.

Infection prevention is something we practice every day at PAWS to keep both animals and humans safe, including frequent sanitation and deep cleaning of high-traffic areas. If you have a fever or feel ill, we do ask that you please 
stay home for your own health and the safety of our staff.

There is no evidence that companion animals or pets can spread  COVID-19 (per CDC guidance). Follow these links for the latest information about coronavirus and pets:

In accordance with national and local recommendations to reduce the potential for COVID-19/Coronavirus to spread through large gatherings, we ask that you keep appropriate distance from other individuals. We appreciate your understanding and support while we work to ensure public safety. We are also safeguarding our staffs’ health and personal care while continuing to serve the animals who depend on us every day.

The best care for your best friend!

PAWS - The Modern Spay Neuter Clinic

20635 N Cave Creek Road

Phoenix, AZ 85024

602-795-7297 [PAWS]

Open: Monday through Thursday

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.