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Contact Patsy 830-534-2256


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In Loving Memory of Sir Duke

We work hard to make sure that we take care of all of our pets here at Passion For Paws. But, unfortunately we can't do it without people like you and your donations of time, dog food, supplies and money. So, if you ever feel like you want to be a part of our family and help some of the best animals around, check us out. 


Approved for 501(c)(3)

Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter Inc. is pleased to announce that they have received approval of their 501(c)(3) application from the Internal Revenue Service. Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter is now a recognized non-profit charitable organization. This means that all donations to Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter Inc. retroactive to the founding of the organization on August 12, 2013 are now fully tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. “This designation is a major milestone in our journey and allows us to finally step up our pace,” said Patsy Vigil Scherrer, Founder and President of Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter Inc. “We have already achieved so much in a short time relying solely on our own funding, but this non-profit status will enable us to do more by soliciting funding as a recognized charity.” Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter is asking for monetary donations to help fund the shelter’s sustainability. With winter approaching an enclosed shelter building is needed to keep the dogs warm. The cost of the building is $2000. They have collected $200 so far and need $1800 more to purchase the building from Home Depot. There are two ways you can make a donation:  1.  Send your check to Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter, Inc P.O. Box 175 Nixon, Texas 78140. 2.  You may also donate through the organization’s website at by clicking on the PayPal button. After you get to the PayPal website link, a box will ask you for their email address. Enter then click send money. Choose Friends or Family. If you don’t have a PayPal account simply signup to create an account and then proceed to donate. To learn more about Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter visit their websites: For more information or questions contact Patsy Scherrer at 830-534-2256 or email  Thank you in advance for your commitment to help save the lives of many more abandoned dogs and better their chance to a well-deserved life.

Over 1000 Dogs Saved

                          ****SHELTER NEWS UPDATE****

The septic system is scheduled for installation! Passion for Paws Memorial Animal Shelter want to thank all of those who donated to our cause. All your support is greatly appreciated. 

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or​ Mail to:

Passion For Paws Memorial Animal Shelter

P.O. Box 175

​Nixon, Texas 78140