St. Pete PAWS puts the City of St. Petersburg’s pet-friendly proclamation into action, making St. Petersburg a place where pets are happy, healthy and welcome. It shines a light on the unconditional love animals give and promotes compassion for all our two and four-legged neighbors.
St. Petersburg is a city where PETS are welcome AND owners are caring, nurturing guardians WORKING together to provide SAFE and secure environments.
- Enhance and expand St. Petersburg’s pawprint with projects and education that promote happy, welcome and healthy pets and pet families in our city's businesses, homes and parks.
- Build a framework of pet-friendly and pet centric businesses/organizations creating connections and partnering together to maximize their collective skills and passion to make a positive impact on pets and the community.
- Shine a light on the pet-friendly jewel that St. Pete is and promote the tangible benefits pet-friendliness provides to our current residents, newcomers and visitors—both two and four legged.
Opportunities for Businesses
Coming soon: Mayor’s Pet-Friendly Business program. Check this page for updates.