Have you ever seen a cat with markings like this? Parsnip (who has already been adopted) is an adorable kitten with very interesting color patterns! As you can see her facial markings are split almost perfectly down the front of her face, and her little paws are two different colors, too!
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Do you have some extra room on your couch for a few weeks? We are looking for families to foster dogs that urgently need our help! One of our dedicated transport partners in West Virginia is assisting with placing a large number of dogs surrendered to the local county shelter. We have already taken ... View More
Charlie is all smiles today! He loves sunny days when he gets to go for long walks in the neighborhood and play outside in our yard. Of course, he'd MUCH prefer to do that at your place with his new family by his side! Charlie is a smart pup who already knows "sit", "shake", "down" and a couple of o... View More
It’s #TipTuesday! Often we have customers ask us what breed a dog in our care is, and breed identification is a hot topic as many housing options discriminate based on a dog's appearance instead of focusing on the individual dog. While breed groups may have a tenancy towards some common general tr... View More
Congratulations to our Volunteer of the Month, Ted Edwards! Ted began volunteering at the AWLA 18 months ago as an Adoptions Counselor. Since then, he has expanded his volunteer role by cross-training to assist in the Cat Room as needed during his shifts at the front desk. When available, he suppor... View More
Ginger is ready to have some fun in the sun! She knows that summer is here which means that lots of families are out looking for a new best friend, and she thinks she's the perfect candidate! Ginger is super smart and has already perfected her "sit", "stay", "paw" routine. Once she's done showing of... View More
Congrats to all the families who came out and added a new feline friend to their families today! This family’s adoption was extra special - mom and son blindfolded dad and took him on a drive around town, finally stopping at the animal shelter for him to pick out a cat! He decided to adopt Beck an... View More