Featured Pet

Groovy Pet of the Week: Ellie

Hey friends! What’s happening?! My name is Ellie and I have been chosen as this week’s Groovy Pet! You may recall my friend, Hank, was last week’s and he described why we’re given this special title. But just to jog…

Traveling Companions

*Update: We’ve been adopted!* Hello everyone! It’s so nice to meet you! My name is Sir Felix Welix Bobelix, but you can just call me Felix for short. I am a handsome, two-year-old orange tabby cat who originally came from…

Close up of a brindle guinea pig standing on a table.

Guinea Pig Family

Hello everyone! My name is Phoebe and I am a guinea pig up for adoption here at AWS. I also happen to be a mother of two who is looking for a home for my whole family. In other words,…

A black cat lays on the floor of a library

The Magical Houdini

*I’VE BEEN ADOPTED!* Hello everyone! My name is the magical Houdini, but you can just call me Houdini. Unlike my namesake, I just moved here to Maine all the way from Dallas Texas. But like my namesake, I’ve been leaving…

Manny Needs You!

*Manny has found his foster-to-adopt family!* Manny is a very special cat looking for a very special person (or people) to care for him.
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Stay Positive with Elmer

Hi there! What a pleasure it is to meet you! My name is Elmer and I am a young and active dog who is up for adoption here at AWS! I hope you’re having as good a day as I…

A woman wearing a lei holds a puppy also wearing a lei in a parade.

Anatase the Parade Pup

*ANATASE HAS BEEN ADOPTED!* Hi again! It’s me, Anatase! In case you missed all the excitement this weekend, I was in the annual May Day Parade here in downtown Kennebunk. I had never been to a parade before and let…

A young puppy stands outside on a rock

Learn with Anatase

Hi there! It’s so nice to meet you! My name is Anatase (pronounced a·nuh·tayz), and I’m a young and active puppy who is ready to find my happy family! I can’t believe AWS asked me to be featured on the…

Double the Love

On our last Featured Pet blog we talked about why spring is the perfect time to adopt a dog. What about cats? As it turns out, we currently have three pairs of bonded feline friends who would like to find…

April pet of the week tan puppy and a brown puppy

Pet of the Week: April Puppies!

For this lovely April day, we offer a special Pet of the Week blog, featuring some of our youngest and most adorable adoptable animals: puppies! We currently have five puppies who are waiting for their happy homes! We’ve gathered all…

Black and white cat stands in a window looking towards camera

Dream Big with Nate

Hello mate, I’m Nate! It’s such a pleasure to meet you. I feel honored to get to be this week’s featured pet here at AWS because there are so many wonderful animals to choose from. Lucky me! I suppose I…

Are You Feeling Blue?

Hi there, friends! Our names are Jewel, Rocket, and Blue and we’re a trio of bonded parakeets who are ready to find our happy home together! Now that St. Patrick’s Day has come and gone and everyone is done dressing…

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ICYMI: Along with their foster mom, guinea pigs Phoebe, Peppa and Miss Piggy were guests on Fetch Me a Home this morning. Head over to @newscentermaine to learn more about this fun and groovy trio!

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