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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Shop for a Cause

All through December, buy a beautiful “Adopt […]

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Paws & Claus for a Cause

Come get your pet’s photo taken with Santa! Held […]

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A 'Rey' of Sunshine

Looking for your own personal ‘Rey’ of […]

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Join Our Team!

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

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Happy Homes

We want to know how past residents are doing in their […]

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*NEW* Learn + Play

Have a new puppy or small breed dog? Want your pup to […]

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Reindeer Games

The holiday season is here and that means it’s […]

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Chewy Wish List

Want an easy and hassle-free way to make a difference […]

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Tour of Margie's Cat Cabin

Not every cat is suited to being a house cat. Those […]

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Build Your Own Cat Shelters

As winter creeps in and the days become colder, we […]

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Chewy Wish List

Want an easy and hassle-free way to make a difference for the animals here at AWS? Shop our completely new Chewy Wish List for the items we most need right from the comfort of your own home. All donations get shipped directly to our doors!

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Paws & Claus for a Cause

Come get your pet’s photo taken with Santa! Held at Talula’s Market at Morning Walk in Kennebunk, 100% of proceeds go to The Posh Fund, which supports veterinary care here at AWS. See you there!

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Reindeer Games

The holiday season is here and that means it’s time for our annual Reindeer Games! Ensure your pup will be on Santa’s nice list by enrolling them in these fun and festive courses!

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A ‘Rey’ of Sunshine

Looking for your own personal ‘Rey’ of sunshine? Your perfect dog awaits!
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Shop for a Cause

All through December, buy a beautiful “Adopt Foster Donate Rescue” t-shirt from Annie Taylor Design and 25% of sales will go directly to AWS! Happy Holidays!

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Tour of Margie’s Cat Cabin

Not every cat is suited to being a house cat. Those who did not receive enough socialization during kittenhood are happier living outside in colonies, and being looked after by caretakers. Learn how we take care of the feral cat colony here at AWS. Continue reading “Tour of Margie’s Cat Cabin” »

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*NEW* Learn + Play

Have a new puppy or small breed dog? Want your pup to learn while also having fun? Our brand new Learn + Play program is perfect for you!

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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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Happy Homes

We want to know how past residents are doing in their happy homes! Write in to share with us your heartwarming adoption stories and send pictures of your new, furry family members!

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Build Your Own Cat Shelters

As winter creeps in and the days become colder, we begin to think of our feral cat friends and how to best aid them through the winter months. Feral cat shelters can provide a safe and warm place for a single cat or colony to take refuge from the cold as well as hide from predators or bad weather.

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