Sunny & Spritzle now Violet & Finn

We just had to adopt the two together as they were so attached. They quickly let us know it was okay for us to live in their new forever home 😂 Thank you so much to Samantha and AWS!

Sandy now Jerry

We adopted Jerry about 4 days ago and she is already the most wonderful thing to come into me and my partner’s lives! She has fit right into our home and we can’t stop laughing and loving her! She’s such…

Midnight & Stormy now Harry & Mini

These two special kitties took a long time to open up and trust us, but now they have become a real part of the family! They spend their days laying in the sun on their extra large cat tower watching…


I adopted Daisy back in June at the adoption event, and it was the best thing I've ever done! She settled in immediately and has been so happy since day one. She just made the move with me into our…


Just checking in to let you know we are head over heals in love with this little creature! He’s so funny, a little strange, sort of quirky, and sleeps in the strangest positions! Feet straight out the back! My sweet…

Lily now Phoebe

I was looking for a cat to fill my quiet home. I came across Lily (now Phoebe’s) photo on the website and instantly was drawn to her. She was shy and a little introverted when I met her but I…

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Snuggs now Beanie

I first fell in love with Beanie when I saw her big, beautiful, emerald eyes looking up at me. They were like anime eyes and were (and still are) way too big for her face. She was absolutely adorable! After…

Beth now Emma

What a kitten! Emma is wild and calm, needy and independent, enthusiastic and laid back, all in one! She's a sweetheart who is always entertaining, whether it's tearing across the room after a toy mice or flopping down by her…

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Jackie the guinea pig and his friend Chelsea want you to know that they're Team #awsdog! Just like guinea pigs, dogs love to cuddle and therefore, they deserve the crown. However, those pesky cats remain ahead of the competition! Help Team #awsdog win by donating now! Follow our LinkTree right to the Giving Tuesday page. Woof!
Giving Tuesday is just getting started and Team #awscat is already ahead! If you're a feline fan like our teammate Jesse here, donate to Team #awscat to help them keep the lead!
Team #awsdog is kicking off Giving Tuesday with a little love from Tahoe and his human friend, Sam. When it comes to the question 'which pet is the Coziest Companion: Cats or Canines?', Tahoe and Sam are here to say Team #awsdog all the way!!

If you feel the same, donate to the cause and help canines everywhere win the day!
The cats and dogs at AWS are ready for another friendly competition this Giving Tuesday on November, 28! Who will win?This year's competition centers around which species is the Coziest Companion: Cats or Canines? Throughout the day on Giving Tuesday, follow along on our social media pages as the pets and people of AWS try to convince you which of their favorite species deserves your support as the coziest, cuddliest animal. 

Remember, the team who raises the most funds on Tuesday will be crowned this year’s Giving Tuesday winner. Most importantly, all funds raised in this friendly competition support pet care here at AWS. We look forward to seeing which pet comes out on top as the coziest companion! 

(psst! You can help your favorite team get ahead by donating early on our website. Just follow the link tree in our profile to the Giving Tuesday page!)