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Draw Live Animals with River Tree Arts: Week of June 24

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

Students in grades 6+, join Miss Amanda and professional artists from River Tree Arts for some artistic, animal fun! In this camp, children will focus on core skills of drawing while observing live pets here at AWS. Students will build their drawing skill set from the ground up, starting with line of action, building up […]

Stuffed Animal Adoption

Kennebunk Free Library 112 Main Street, Kennebunk, ME, United States

Do you have room in your heart and your home for a new stuffed animal? On Wednesday, June 26 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, the Kennebunk Free Library will be an adoption center for stuffies that are looking for their forever homes! Drop in during adoption hours to pick out a stuffie as they'll […]

SOLD OUT Senior Summer Camp: Week of July 8

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

During this week-long day camp, students help enrich the lives of AWS animals through interaction and tasks, participate in games and lessons, and take several off-site field trips. Every day of camp, students engage their curiosity, use their imagination, and make new friends of all kinds!

Sold Out $350.00

SOLD OUT Junior Summer Camp: Week of July 15

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

During this week-long day camp, students help enrich the lives of AWS animals through interaction and tasks, participate in games and lessons, and take several off-site field trips. Every day of camp, students engage their curiosity, use their imagination, and make new friends of all kinds!

Sold Out $350.00

SOLD OUT Senior Summer Camp: Week of July 22

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

During this week-long day camp, students help enrich the lives of AWS animals through interaction and tasks, participate in games and lessons, and take several off-site field trips. Every day of camp, students engage their curiosity, use their imagination, and make new friends of all kinds!

Sold Out $350.00

SOLD OUT Junior Summer Camp: Week of July 29

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

During this week-long day camp, students help enrich the lives of AWS animals through interaction and tasks, participate in games and lessons, and take several off-site field trips. Every day of camp, students engage their curiosity, use their imagination, and make new friends of all kinds!

Sold Out $350.00

SOLD OUT Senior Summer Camp: Week of August 5

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

During this week-long day camp, students help enrich the lives of AWS animals through interaction and tasks, participate in games and lessons, and take several off-site field trips. Every day of camp, students engage their curiosity, use their imagination, and make new friends of all kinds!

Sold Out $350.00

SOLD OUT Junior Summer Camp: Week of August 12

Animal Welfare Society 46 Holland Road, Kennebunk, Maine, United States

During this week-long day camp, students help enrich the lives of AWS animals through interaction and tasks, participate in games and lessons, and take several off-site field trips. Every day of camp, students engage their curiosity, use their imagination, and make new friends of all kinds!

Sold Out $350.00

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We're in a heat wave! ☀ With temperatures reaching the mid 90s with high humidity and haze, it's important to know how to keep pets safe and cool in extreme weather. Learn the signs and symptoms and heatstroke in your pet! 

❃ Heavy Panting
❃ Rapid Breathing
❃ Excessive Drooling
❃ Excessive Thirst
❃ Incoordination
❃ Glassy Eyes
❃ Bright Red Gums & Tongue
❃ Vomiting
❃ Seizures or Fainting

If you suspect heatstroke in your pet, immediately get them out of the sun and heat and into a cooler area. You can splash them with cool water or apply cold compresses to their face, belly, armpits, and feet. Then, call your veterinarian or local emergency veterinary hospital immediately.

Learn more safety tips on our newest blog post online. We hope you have a safe, fun, and cool summer!
We have the most heartwarming Happy Homes story to share! Lana, who was adopted back in January of 2023, has been living with her perfect family and truly being a loyal and loving companion. It just goes to show you that you never know how an animal may change your life. Here's what her mom has to say about her now! 

"Lana is an amazing dog and has been the light of me and my daughter’s life. She helped us through some tough times. She has a natural gift as she could always sense when my daughter was about to have her Vertigo moments. And she also was a protective girl around her after my daughter and I were in a car accident when we got hit by a drunk driver. This dog was a true friend and hero and I couldn’t imagine life without her!"
Yesterday was the last day of school for 7th graders at the Middle School of the Kennebunks, and per their annual tradition they visited AWS! Art students at the school make dog and cat toys for us every year and then celebrate by hand delivering the donations right to our door. They then take a tour of our facility and visit with the pets they helped. We love community traditions like this! Happy summer!