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.
Visit GVAWL and find your true valentine, complete with kisses, wags, and purrs. Open adoption hours at the shelter are Wednesdays from 5 PM to 7 PM and Saturdays from 10 AM until 1 PM. Stop by during one of those times, or call 970-641-1173 to schedule a time that’s better for your schedule. Our […]
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 […]
Join us Monday, November 28, for our fourth annual Spay-ghetti and No Balls Dinner fundraiser. Stop by Palisades Restaurant in Gunnison any time between 5 PM and 8 PM for a great spaghetti dinner for only $10 ($5 for kids under 12). You choose vegetarian or meat sauce. As always, we’ll have a great dessert-by-donation […]
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, […]
Our August Board Meeting will be Thursday, August 18, at 6PM. See the agenda here.
On June 25, 2016, the Gunnison Valley Animal Welfare League and community members will be gathering together to honor the memory of Sue MacAllister, a loving, dedicated woman who had a huge heart and enormous compassion for animals and for the Gunnison Valley Animal Welfare League. This gathering will be a name-changing ceremony where the […]