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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. 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. We hold adoption events at Petco in Sugarhouse (1165 East Wilmington; SLC), the 1st Saturday of every month & Petsmart in South Salt Lake (1830 South 389 West; SLC) 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! All of our cats are fixed, vaccinated & chipped.
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society
CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society added 10 new photos to the album: Current Dogs Available for Adoption.4 hours ago
Updated 9.25.17

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 Society added 3 new photos to the album: Kittens available for adoption!10 hours ago
To adopt any of these adorable kittens, fill out an application at caws.org!
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CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society20 hours ago
Cutie Petit Pois found her perfect family and was adopted today!
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CAWS - Community Animal Welfare Society1 day ago
Sweet Rain waited patiently to find her forever family. She was adopted yesterday at NKUT Super Adoption!

Sep
25
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
Sep 25 – Sep 29 all-day

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

Sep
29
Fri
Liberty Park Market
Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
2
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
Oct 2 – Oct 6 all-day

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

Oct
7
Sat
Petco Dog & Cat Adoptions @ Sugarhouse Petco
Oct 7 @ 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.

Oct
9
Mon
Cats Shown in Petsmart Adoption Center @ PetSmart
Oct 9 – Oct 13 all-day

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