• 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