Newsletter – June 2017

Download the full newsletter here. TAILWAGGERS VOTED “BEST THRIFT SHOP” BY MONTEREY HERALD READERS FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW ! If you have ever visited Tailwaggers, the benefit shop for AWAG, you know it’s not your average thrift store! The staff and volunteers...

Chocolate and your Dog

© Roxane R. Fritz You love chocolate. You love your dog. So you want to reward your dog with what you think is one of life’s greatest pleasures, chocolate. STOP! Under NO circumstance should you feed your dog chocolate. Chocolate is toxic, and often fatal for...
Keeping Your Pets Safe During the 4th of July

Keeping Your Pets Safe During the 4th of July

Every year on the 5th of July, the animal shelters are filled to the brim with dogs and cats who were spooked by the loud noises and flashes of fireworks and escaped to roam the streets. These are the “lucky” one who were not hit by cars or have other severe medical...
Snowbell is Doing Well!

Snowbell is Doing Well!

Recently I had to take my cat, Snowbell (Belle for short) because she had some swelling under her eye. I hadn’t noticed it before and it scared me. So I took her to Purrfurably Cats to see what was going on. It turns out that Belle had an abscess on her tooth. Belle...
Your donations helped Sadie!

Your donations helped Sadie!

When 8 month old, Sadie, was hit by a car days before Christmas, her owner reached out to Animal Welfare Assistance Group for help. Her hind leg was broken in two places. With the help of the Animal Health Center, AWAG was able to get Sadie in to see the vet right...