Want to be in the Cattlemen’s Days Parade? You know you do, and so does your dog! Pink up your pooch and help GVAWL support Tough Enough to Wear Pink. You can purchase high-quality, pink-ribbon collars and leashes in all sizes (we have breakaway collars for cats, too) for just $5 each at the Sue […]
The 2017 Top Dog is Cooper! The runner up is Meatball! We want to send a huge thank you out to all of the contestants. They are ALL Top Dogs and together they helped raise $1,015 for GVAWL! That is something to be very proud of. We also want to thank the following businesses that […]
Vote Friday, June 2 through Friday, June 9. Winners will appear in the Gunnison Country Times’s June 15 edition. $1 per vote — stuff the ballot box for your furry friend. Ballot boxes are at Gunnison Country Times, Pat’s Screen Printing, Sportsmen’s Liquor, Junebugs, Boom-a-Rang, and Palisades. Or vote online by clicking the orange “Donate” […]
It’s that time of year again! Turn in your entries at the Gunnison Gallery by Saturday, April 1. Enter two 8.5×11 or smaller photographs or painting with the CATegory “CAT-NIPPED” and/or two 8.5×11 or smaller photographs or paintings with the DOGegory “DOG-DAZED” by Saturday, April 1, at 4pm. Entry fees are $5 per picture (goes […]
Save the date! GVAWL’s annual Pet Expo is scheduled for Saturday, April 8 between 11AM and 2PM at the Fred Field Center in Gunnison. Stop by (with your favorite canine friends) for info from vets and other pet services, deals on nail trims, ear cleaning, and microchipping, dog portraits, refreshments, and more.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 marks Community First Foundation’s and Firstbank’s 7th Colorado Gives Day. Colorado Gives Day is a statewide movement that encourages philanthropy through online donations. The Gunnison Valley Animal Welfare League would like to encourage everyone to visit coloradogives.org and make a donation to either GVAWL or to another charitable organization that you […]
Many of you have expressed your concern for our sweet German Shepherd mix, Jedi. We named him Jedi, and he’s a heart-stealer for sure. Jedi came to the shelter with an injury to his nose and it soon became apparent that his mouth had been tied shut on more than one occasion and that at […]
Join us Saturday, October 29 for the First Annual Sue MacAllister Memorial Fun Run and Walk. The course, a 5K, begins at Char Mar Park and loops around the Van Tuyl trails. Start time is 10AM. We’ll also have a fun short “race” for the kids! We encourage costumes, leashed dogs, and dog costumes. Entry […]
Our September Board Meeting will be Thursday, September 15, at 6PM at the Animal Shelter and Adoption Center. View the agenda here.
Kick off this fall sports season and find your Most Valuable Pet this fall when GVAWL joins national animal welfare organization Best Friends Animal Society, along with animal rescue groups and shelters across the country, in the animal adoption campaign this September. Whether you want to spend half time tossing the ball to your dog, […]