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Latest CAWS News

CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society

Community Animal Welfare Society ( CAWS) is one of the oldest no-kill animal rescues in Utah. Over the last 20 years CAWS, our fosters and supporters have saved thousands of lives including over 600 last year alone. As the largest foster home network in the state of Utah we focus on high risk pets in need of additional care and rehabilitation We are a FOSTER BASED rescue, so we do not have a location. However we are at Petco in Sugarhouse, the 1st Saturday of every month & Petsmart on the 3rd & 4th Saturday of every month. ADOPTION FEES: Our adoption fees are as follows: Puppies under 6 months - $200 + $100 Refundable Training Deposit - Total fee $300 Dogs over 6 months - $150 +$50 Refundable Training Deposit as needed; dependent on the dog. All of our dogs are fixed, vaccinated & chipped. CATS: $65 - Adults $85 - Kittens All Felines are 2 for 1!
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society added 8 new photos to the album: Current Dogs Available for Adoption.13 hours ago
Updated 5.17.17

Adoption Fees for dogs:

Puppies under 6 months - $200 + $100 Refundable Training Deposit - Total fee $300

Dogs over 6 months - $150 + $50 Refundable Training Deposit as needed; dependent on the dog.

Apply at http://:www.caws.org
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society14 hours ago
Scruffy little Ivy was adopted tonight! What cute matching dogs!
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society14 hours ago
Cute Aspen found her family tonight! Looks like she will have lots of people to love her!

Upcoming Events

May
22
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
May 22 – May 26 all-day

Come meet some of our adoptable cats shown during the week in the adoption center at PetSmart

May
27
Sat
Petsmart Dog & Cat Adoptions @ PetSmart
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dogs and cats will be available for adoption! Our adoption coordinators will be on hand to answer any question about our animals or CAWS.

May
29
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
May 29 – Jun 2 all-day

Come meet some of our adoptable cats shown during the week in the adoption center at PetSmart

Jun
3
Sat
Petco Dog & Cat Adoptions @ Sugarhouse Petco
Jun 3 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dogs and cats will be available for adoption! Our adoption coordinators will be on hand to answer any question about our animals or CAWS.

Jun
5
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
Jun 5 – Jun 9 all-day

Come meet some of our adoptable cats shown during the week in the adoption center at PetSmart

Jun
10
Sat
Pose with your Pooch Fundraiser
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Fundraiser, main focus, picture with your dog!

Jun
12
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
Jun 12 – Jun 16 all-day

Come meet some of our adoptable cats shown during the week in the adoption center at PetSmart

Jun
17
Sat
Petsmart Dog & Cat Adoptions @ PetSmart
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dogs and cats will be available for adoption! Our adoption coordinators will be on hand to answer any question about our animals or CAWS.

Jun
19
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
Jun 19 – Jun 23 all-day

Come meet some of our adoptable cats shown during the week in the adoption center at PetSmart

Jun
24
Sat
Petsmart Dog & Cat Adoptions @ PetSmart
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dogs and cats will be available for adoption! Our adoption coordinators will be on hand to answer any question about our animals or CAWS.

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