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October 2015

Marley

By | Happy Tails

Name:  Marley Adopted:  June 2015 We rescued Marley from a women who was going to dump her off at the shelter. Marley was 12 weeks old when I got her. She must of been hit because every time you approached her she’d cower. My husband was still up in MA…

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Charlotte County Corrections

By | Special Thanks

  Inmates at the Charlotte County Corrections were looking for a way to recycle mattresses that were to be discarded.  They decided to use them to make comfy beds for 20 lucky AWL dogs.  The outside covering is easy to clean and the generous amount of stuffing keeps our guests off…

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AWL Honored By Chambers

By | News

The last two weeks at the Animal Welfare League have been quite extraordinary.  Our organization has been truly blessed with receiving two prestigious awards. We were first honored by the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce as the 2015 Pinnacle Business of the Year and then by the Charlotte County Chamber of…

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Dogs Playing For Life

By | News

The Animal Welfare League has implemented a unique and pro-active program developed by renowned dog trainer Aimee Sadler that uses play groups for dogs to help socialize, evaluate, and change the lives of shelter dogs by improving their chance of adoption. Dogs Playing for Life is an internationally recognized concept…

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The General’s Story

By | Temporary Posts

Male 7  years American Stafforshire Terrier The General has “been there, seen that”.  While other dogs may bark, jump, and make fools of themselves, the General conducts himself with dignity.  It would be difficult to get him ruffled. He is very gentle, good with kids, and really enjoys his naps.  In…

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