Lost and Found Animals

Have you lost or found an animal? Please fill out our Lost & Found Form and post your animal to our Facebook page and Pet Recovery of Centre County.
 
If you have questions, please email us at lost_found@centrecountypaws.org.

Advertise Online

Posting online is one of the most effective, quickest ways you can get information out about your missing pet. 

Info to Include in Posts & on Flyers

Name
Age
Size/Weight
Coloring
Coat Length
Gender (intact or altered)
Declawed (if cat)
Date and Location Lost
Collar/Microchip
Photo
Your Contact Info

 

Post Flyers

  • Vet Offices
  • Grocery Stores
  • Pet Stores
  • Workplace
  • Animal Shelters

Call Local Animal Shelters and Vet Offices

Place Newspaper Ad (most are free to post)

  • Centre Daily Times: (814) 238-5000
  • Bargain Sheet: (814) 278-1305
  • Collegian: (814) 865-2531
  • Clearfield Progress: (814) 765-5535
  • Lock Haven Express: (570) 748-6791

Radio Announcements (free)

Local Municipalities

Police offices receive a large number of the "found animal" calls. Be certain to contact your local, non-emergency police immediately. 
  • Centre County Non-Emergency Police: (800) 479-0050 (request animal control)
  • State College Borough Police: (814) 234-7150
  • Bellefonte Borough: (814) 353-2320
  • Milesburg Police: (814) 355-6711
  • Harris Township: (814) 466-6228
  • Benner Township: (814) 355-1419
  • College Township: (814) 231-3021
  • Ferguson/Patton Township: (800) 479-0050 (police number, request animal control)
  • Spring Township: (814) 355-7543
  • Boggs Township: (814) 355-3301

Search Tips

  • Trap rental from PAWS or Pets Come First
  • Set out unwashed clothes near garage or porch
  • Leave garage door open
  • Search at dusk with flashlight under bushes - many cats stay close to home
  • Visit the Center for Lost Pets online
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