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Lola Female Age 10 LADY OF “A CERTAIN AGE” SEEKS COMPANIONSHIP 10 year old Lola didn’t get this plump tearing through the house at full tilt. Let’s just put it out there…She’s a couch potato and a bona fide lap cat! When she’s happy she purrs up a storm and…

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Name: Dodsworth Adopted: January 2016 When Dodsworth’s owner passed and he was brought to AWL, he covered up his fear with a “Mr. Tough Guy” act that would have scared off most potential adopters. But he couldn’t fool everyone. Here’s an update from his new home. “Dodsworth is doing much…

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Flynn Male Age 3 SENIORITY IS A GOOD THING…UNLESS YOU’RE AT A SHELTER. My name is Flynn and I’m the senior dog at the Animal Welfare League. I’ve been at the shelter 477 days! Don’t get me wrong, they’re real nice to me here but… 477 days? The problem started…

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Petunia Female Age 7 Oh sure, Petunia loves to be scratched behind her ears but what she likes even better is to have her belly scratched. She rolls over onto her back for a rub. Afraid you might stop too soon, Miss Petunia holds on to your hand with both…

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By | Happy Tails | No Comments

Name: Sally Adopted:  December 2016 Sally & I want to thank AWL for bringing us together. I have had many dogs in my life, but Sally is the best one ever. She is thriving already & has brought me joy in such a short period of time. I want to…

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Petco Lends a Hand

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Petco Store Leaders from as far north as Spring Hill and south to Naples converged on the Animal Welfare League to lend a hand. They helped with kennel cleaning, laundry, yard work, organizing the gift shop and anything else they could do to help. District Leader, Steve Bredt from Tampa,…

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Mia & Mylo

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Shelter Name: Jaylene and Mewsey New Name:  Mia & Mylo Adopted Date: Sept. 2016 Message Body: My wife and I were both reluctant to bring any new cats into our home after losing two previous cats due to old age.  Anyway, we visited the AWL one day in early September while we…

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Xtreme 80’s Concert

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A fantastic night of music, dancing and laughs.  Tribute performers Madonna, Michael Jackson, Blues Brothers, Kiss, Prince and Cyndi Lauper made us think we were back in the 80’s.  Special thanks to our local lip sync performers who gave it there all for the animals!  1st Place; Cheri George as…

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