PAWS Animal Adoption Center to Host 10th Annual Auction for the Animals

CAMDEN- PAWS Animal Adoption Center in Camden invites the public to its Auction for the Animals event to be held Thursday, December 5th, 2019, at The Samoset Resort in Rockport from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This event is PAWS largest annual fundraising event and provides vital-lifesaving support for homeless and at-risk cats and dogs, as well as outreach clinics, and humane education programs for youth.

Auctioneer Ruth Lind from Moxie Auctions will be calling the live auction, which includes fine art by Diane Falciani, Eric Hopkins, Cape Air tickets, a wide variety of items for everyone’s holiday life, and many local dining, lodging and shopping experiences.

Tickets can be purchased online at This year’s event will offer a new menu of hearty appetizers and a free beverage.

Event Location: The Samoset Resort, Rockport, Maine

Event Date: Thursday, December 5th, 2019 - 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Unable to attend the event? You can still support PAWS by submitting an absentee bid or participating in the online auction, which runs from November 20th to December 12th and offers over 300 items to bid on. You can start bidding today by visiting

This year’s event is presented by Maine Chevy Dealers and Fuller Chevrolet. Major sponsors for this event include: The Samoset Resort, First National Bank, Little River Veterinary Hospital, Trillium Catering and Rockport Automotive, with additional support from Penbay Estate Planning Center, Trupanion, Cape Air, Downeast Dog News and Pet Maine.

Established in 1974, the mission of PAWS Animal Adoption Center is to provide care for homeless dogs and cats until they can be placed in permanent, responsible homes, while promoting humane values in our community through outreach and educational programs.

For more information contact Shelly Butler at (207) 236-8702 or visit

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