PAWS (People & Animal Welfare Society Inc) is a non-profit organisation promoting community welfare through Ahimsa (non-violence) and is largely staffed by volunteers.

PAWS People & Animal Welfare Society was formed in the year 2000 and incorporated in the year 2004. PAWS is essentially a community group attracting  members, supporters and volunteers who feel inspired by the goals and purposes of the society. PAWS represents the culture of non-violence and PAWS members try to exemplify this principle in their day to day lives. Anyone who comes in contact with PAWS has the opportunity to become more aware of the value animal welfare holds for human society and how a meat free diet is the best choice to alleviate animal suffering, help to protect the environment, and to bring goodness to people.

Become a guardian of the cows 

For $35 a month, you can join with New Goverdhana family in taking care of the cows.If you have any questions, please contact Ajita Dasa, or call on 0419 645 305  click for more information about New Goverdhana…




Animal news

Vinnies Goes Fur-Free in Western Australia!

June 29th, 2016

For taking a stand against selling cruelly produced animal fur, St Vincent de Paul Society in Western Australia has received a PETA Australia Proggy Award. PETA’s Proggy Awards (“Proggy” is for “progress”) recognise animal-friendly achievements in commerce and culture. Vinnies’ 48 stores across the state will no longer be selling items made from animal fur, […]

This CGI Elephant Shows How Unnecessary It Is to Exploit Real Animals in Films

June 22nd, 2016

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June 16th, 2016

Egg Industry Wants to Modify Embryos Genetically to End Killing of Male Chicks

June 15th, 2016

Genesis 9: Not an Instruction to Eat Animals

June 9th, 2016

PAWS events


May 25th, 2016

People who find themselves peckish around 12 are welcome to drop into the premises for a free hot meal and enjoyable conversation.



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People & Animal Welfare Society Inc
70 Railway Pde, Bayswater WA 6053
Email: paws.admin [at]

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