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November 2015

Florida SouthWestern College

By Special Thanks

FSW students presented AWL with large donation of food and bedding Freshman Cornerstone Experience classes from several Florida SouthWestern campuses were challenged to collect donations for local animal clinics and shelters.  Students who collected at different levels were rewarded with permission to super soak and dunk school administrators. Whitney Rhyne,…

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Charlotte County 4-H Dog Club

By Special Thanks

Representatives from the Charlotte County 4-H Dog Club, Four Paws & A Tail, dropped off a huge donation of food, toys, litter, and cleaning supplies, and a cash donation of over $345.00.    The kids and their leaders passed out copies of the shelter wish list to customers as they…

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Rexy

By Happy Tails

Shelter Name:  Rexy New Name:        T-Rex Adopted Date:  November, 2015 Thank you so much for your wonderful staff.  On Friday, November 13th at the Pet Smart adoption event, I was able to adopt “the Biggest Dinosaur” in Port Charlotte, Florida.  This is a picture of T-Rex, formally…

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Reiki Benefits Shelter Animals

By News

By Sharon Thomas, Executive Director, Animal Welfare League   I firmly believe that most dog lovers feel the relationship forged between canine and human contains a mystical connection.   After all, doesn’t your dog sometimes know what you are thinking?  When it come to caring for our furry pals, many…

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Nellie & Gracie

By Happy Tails

Shelter Name:  Shy (left) & Lucy (right) New Name:       Nellie Mae &  Gracie Mae Adopted Date:  4/2013  &  8/2015 Nellie and Gracie joined our family after the passing of our older dogs. Both enjoy camping in our RV. Gracie immediately bonded with my husband and is his…

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Tuna’s Story

By Temporary Posts

Female 7 years Tuna came to us after being falsely accused of wizzing on the the bathroom rug.  It was later found to be a plumbing problem and she has been cleared of all charges. While everyone feels better about that, the fact remains that the second cat bullies her…

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