Hurricane Rescue

We had a very special delivery! 39 dogs and cats arrived from Mississippi and Louisiana, rescued from the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. They will go up for adoption soon. In the meantime, consider supporting their care with a monetary gift or purchase from our wish list. Thank you!

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Fall in Love

As the warm days of summer transition to the golden days of fall, why not adopt a new best friend? We have dogs, cats and small animals waiting to start their lives with you!

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How to Adopt

As we enter a second year of social distancing and safety protocols, we want to thank you for your patience and understanding regarding our adoption process. We’re grateful to you for choosing AWS as the place to find your new family member!

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AWS Blog

Whether it’s a dog who likes to blog, a cat that enjoys a chat, or a bird who shares the word, you’ll love hearing from the resident pets of AWS directly! All the pets featured in this blog are looking for their new homes, so check back regularly to get the latest word!

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The Love Bug

“My name is Ladybug, I really should be called Love […]

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Why Adopt a Senior Pet?

We think senior pets are some of the best companions […]

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Book Buddies

AWS’ book club is back! Book Buddies is open to […]

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Help With Separation Anxiety

Many dog owners are dealing with separation anxiety as […]

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AWS Alumni

Ever wondered how the past pets of AWS are doing now? […]

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Back to School!

It’s back to school time for both our human and […]

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Pet Horoscope: Virgo!

Get your pet’s horoscope! Do you have an animal […]

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What is Semi-Social?

Simply put, a semi-soical animal is one who received […]

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Rescue Readers is Back!

After going on a hiatus for the summer, our popular […]

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Join Our Team!

Do you love animals? Do you want to make a difference? […]

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Book Buddies

AWS’ book club is back! Book Buddies is open to our elementary school aged friends who love reading about animals. Book Buddies read together, create new groups of literacy loving friends and learn more about how we can advocate for pets in need!

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What is Semi-Social?

Simply put, a semi-soical animal is one who received minimal socialization in their early weeks of life and are therefore still fearful or reserved. The good news is that with a little patience and love, they can still make amazing pets! Check out our semi-social kittens who are up for adoption now.

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Rescue Readers is Back!

After going on a hiatus for the summer, our popular youth program is back and in full swing! Our resident pets love being read to, and they can’t wait for story time!

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Back to School!

It’s back to school time for both our human and canine kiddos! Our Puppy Kindergarten classes are in full swing and filling up fast. Sign your young pup up today and get them ready for school this fall!

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Pet Horoscope: Virgo!

Get your pet’s horoscope! Do you have an animal that was born somewhere between August 23 and September 22? If so, then you have a Virgo pet!

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The Love Bug

“My name is Ladybug, I really should be called Love Bug. I am a super loving cat, who would turn inside out for petting.

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Why Adopt a Senior Pet?

We think senior pets are some of the best companions out there and bring their own special benefits to those who choose to love them. So why adopt a senior animal?

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Help With Separation Anxiety

Many dog owners are dealing with separation anxiety as they leave home and return to work. Learn how training can help you and your dog through this transition!

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Join Our Team!

Do you love animals? Do you want to make a difference? We are hiring! Continue reading “Join Our Team!” »

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AWS Alumni

Ever wondered how the past pets of AWS are doing now? Check out our alumni page to see heartwarming updates on animals adopted out to their perfect homes!

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