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The more we know how to care for our companion animals and what issues could most adversely affect them, the better guardians we will be.

We all want our companion animals to be safe. Here's an article that teaches you how to pet-proof your home.

Going on the road with your companion animal. Check out safe travel tips.

Have a senior pet, check out this resource.

Going camping, check out the suggestions at this site.​​

We have far too many abandoned animals for all to find good, healthy homes. Reduce the number of animals in your community by spaying/neutering your companion. Here are the resources you need to find affordable assistance in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.

Spay/Neuter Assistance Information
Spay Today - Offers low-cost assistance through a voucher program. Veterinarians participate in Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Promise Animal League - Offers low-cost spay/neuter surgeries plus additional veterinary services, including vaccinations.

Berkeley County Humane Society - Spays/neuters animals adopted from shelter as well as animals obtained elsewhere.

Animal Welfare Society of Jefferson County - All animals are spayed/neutered prior to adoption.

Briggs Animal Adoption Center - All animals are spayed/neutered prior to adoption.

Berkeley County Animal Control - Adopters have 30 days to have animals spayed/neutered.

Jefferson County Animal Control - All animals are spayed/neutered prior to adoption.

Humane Society of Morgan County
- all animals are spayed/neutered prior to adoption.


Animal Legal Defense Fund
No Kill Advocacy Center
Animal Legal and Historical Center

Most of the photographs on this site are of animals belonging to AAWV members or are photographs taken
by AAWV members.

Please note, each of these links will take you to other websites. Sites listed here are suggested for informational purposes only. AAWV claims no relationship to or endorsement of these sites.