New name, Same great organization!

Animal Welfare Information and Assistance is now Animal Welfare Assistance Group!! Why the change? We found people had a hard time remembering our name or our initials. But Animal Welfare Assistance Group has initial that spell A-WAG. This helps people remember our...

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Spirit Marshall

Spirit Marshall is a 5 year old neutered chihuahua boy. Spirit's mom, Valerie Marshall, contacted AWAG because she was concerned with Spirit's bad breath and the heavy tartar on his teeth. Spirit was taken to Monterey Animal Hospital where he was sedated and...

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From Laura and Wally in Pacific Grove

Dear precious people at Animal Welfare Assistance Group. I just want to thank you again so very much for helping me financially when my cat “Sunny” was dying of cancer (in February and March 2012). I love you all so much. I loved my cat just as much as my husband,...

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Dogs with Yellow Ribbons

DOGS WITH YELLOW RIBBONS ALERT ALL TO GIVE THE DOG SOME EXTRA SPACE Have you noticed a dog with a yellow ribbon on their collar or harness? Chances are it’s not just decorative. The Yellow Dog Project is a global movement for dog owners. The yellow ribbon identifies...

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