Saving one animal may not change the world. But surely, for that one animal, the world will change forever.

Welcome to the Sue MacAllister Animal Shelter

Home of the Gunnison Valley Animal Welfare League

Our mission is to promote the welfare of animals by caring for homeless animals and placing them in permanent homes, assisting the community with spay/neuter costs, preventing neglect of and cruelty to animals by educating the public about their humane treatment, and promoting humane behavior.

Our Adoptable Animals

Hoping you will provide them with a new home

Our adoptable pets aren’t just homeless pets. They are new family members waiting for you to take them home. Look below for your future best friend.

Prince is a 9-10 year old, friendly, indoor/outdoor boy. He has decided cats are okay and would probably do alright with dogs.

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Loki is a bit shy but friendly. His brothers have always looked after him so he's not as brave so it takes him longer to...

 Cats / 19 views

Fella is a 6 year old, very friendly boy who is probably okay with kids but other cats and dogs are unknown. (His name could...

 Cats / 22 views

Sweet little Lemon was living on the reservation when she gave birth to her babies Tagalong, Mint, and Samoa. Now that her puppies are old...

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Our Resources

Keep up with GVAWL news, events and educational articles

Below are our most recent postings about what is happenening at GVAWL, upcoming promotions and events that we have planned,  and a learning library of information about pet ownership and other related topics.