Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is November 29, 2022! Each year on this special day, our resident cats and canines lovingly compete to see which species can win the day. Your contribution to either team will help your favorite species claim the crown and benefit all animals of AWS!

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Adopt

Whether you are looking at cats for adoption, hoping to find a puppy, or searching for a fuzzy, furry or feathered friend, you’ve come to the right place. Thank you for choosing AWS as the place to find your new family member!

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Train

Led by an experienced team of certified professional dog trainers, AWS’ Canine Training program offers a variety of exciting and progressive classes, programs and social hours for pups of all ages, breeds and abilities. We learn while having fun!

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Wellness Care

Keeping pets happy, healthy, and at home with the people who love them is an important part of our work. The AWS Community Veterinary Clinic is a full-service vet clinic serving both AWS resident animals as well as community pets. We’re here to help!

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Learn

AWS’ Youth Programs provide interactive and creative learning opportunities for children of all ages. Our unique approach targets three important educational components while sharing in the value of care and compassion for all animals.

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Ready for Reindeer Games?

Does your pup aspire to be like Dasher, Dancer or […]

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AWS Fur Tree

Welcome to the AWS Fur Tree! Located at the […]

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Homemade Cat Mats

Want to help our resident cats stay comfy and cozy […]

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Holiday Wish List

As 2022 comes to a close, we reflect upon the […]

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Do You Love Animals?

Looking for a fun and rewarding career? Want a job […]

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Why Adopt a Rabbit?

Rabbits make wonderful pets! If you’re looking for a […]

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Tasty Homemade Dog Treats

Turn on your oven and whip out the whisk because […]

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Vote Team Dog for Giving Tuesday

Who’s the Cuddliest Companion: Cats or Canines? […]

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Snuffle Mats to Make at Home

What’s a snuffle mat you ask? It’s an […]

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Vote Team Cat for Giving Tuesday

Who’s the Cuddliest Companion: Cats or Canines? […]

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Holiday Wish List

As 2022 comes to a close, we reflect upon the kindness, love, and generosity we receive everyday. Donations from our Wish List make a huge difference for the pets of AWS. Help us make their holiday dreams come true this Christmas. 

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Vote Team Cat for Giving Tuesday

Who’s the Cuddliest Companion: Cats or Canines? If you think our feline friends are the obvious choice, then donate to Team #awscat for Giving Tuesday and help our cat companions win the day!

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Vote Team Dog for Giving Tuesday

Who’s the Cuddliest Companion: Cats or Canines? If you think the obvious answer is definitely dogs, then donate to Team #awsdog for Giving Tuesday and help our canine companions win!

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AWS Fur Tree

Welcome to the AWS Fur Tree! Located at the Kennebunkport Inn during Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude, the AWS Fur Tree is a unique opportunity to honor a friend or remember loved one by purchasing an inscribed bow for the tree. Your bow will be placed on the tree along with hundreds of others as a tribute to the many pet lovers in our community. Bow sales open today!
 
There are a limited number of bows so order yours today. Due to the kindness of local supporters, including Kennebunkport Resort Collection, 100% of proceeds benefit AWS and the thousands of lost, homeless and community pets we care for each year.
 
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Why Adopt a Rabbit?

Rabbits make wonderful pets! If you’re looking for a calm and quiet new friend, consider adopting a bunny into your heart and home!

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Snuffle Mats to Make at Home

What’s a snuffle mat you ask? It’s an easy-to-make enrichment toy for dogs or cats that allow them to use their brain and nose to sniff out treats hidden inside. And the best part is, you make them right at home!

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Ready for Reindeer Games?

Does your pup aspire to be like Dasher, Dancer or Prancer? Do they like to woof along to Jingle Bells? Perhaps you’re simply hoping that they’ll make the Nice List this year? If so, then our Reindeer Games are for YOU! 🦌

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Tasty Homemade Dog Treats

Turn on your oven and whip out the whisk because we’re making homemade dog treats! Easy, healthy, and only the best for your furry friend!

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Homemade Cat Mats

Want to help our resident cats stay comfy and cozy during their time here at AWS? If so, we have some easy instructions on how to make homemade cat mats!

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Do You Love Animals?

Looking for a fun and rewarding career? Want a job where you can help animals every single day!? Visit our career page to see our current openings.

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