yet another

Water, water, everywhere


Last Thursday, Shelter staff walked into a rather unfortunate surprise. Water. And lots of it. The water was coming in from the ceiling in multiple places, but one of the worst was right over the adoption counselors’ computers – ruining some computers that were just

The Shelter is Setting Big Goals!


The Animal Shelter of Wood River Valley has some very ambitious goals. During its board of directors’ annual strategic planning session last weekend, the group committed to two primary outcomes the organization will be working toward in upcoming years. The goals were inspired by the

Happy Howl-o-ween!


Happy Howl-o-ween! Wondering how to keep Fido safe for the holiday? Check out this handy-dandy cheat sheet below! (Need an engraved ID tag for your pet? We sell them at the Shelter!)

Volunteer Spotlight: Jen Barth


Jen started volunteering when she moved here from California as a way to meet like-minded animal folks. She fell in love with the Shelter and fellow volunteers right away. Jen’s skills are diverse in her volunteering- from assisting with our humane education programs to walking

Feeling Blessed


We want to send a big thank you to all the volunteers who came out to the Blessing of the Animals this weekend! There was a great turnout and fun was had by all. Check out the pictures below. Want to stay updated on all

The Dogs Have Landed!


On Friday of last week, we welcomed a group of dogs at the Friedman Airport who were traveling with Dog Is My CoPilot, Inc. from a Shelter in California. This certainly isn’t a first as we’ve gotten dogs from Texas, California, and more in recent months. However,

Canela Foster Friday


Canela is looking for a place to relax for a bit away from the craziness of Shelter life. Consider fostering a pet to help them while they wait for a forever home! Apply to be a foster here: http://animalshelterwrv.org/foster-care-profile/

September Adoption Special!


All month long all of our animals currently in foster homes will have zero adoption fees! Want to know which pets are currently in foster homes? Visit us online at animalshelterwrv.org/animals (all animals in foster homes are labeled as such), then give us a call

Dancing with Dogs


Isabella Boylston and her fellow dancers who were in town for their stunning set of performances through Ballet Sun Valley were gracious enough to take some time out of their busy rehearsal schedule to play with adoptable dogs and kittens.   Isabella, niece of long-time

Help Rex find a Foster home!


Rex is looking for a place to relax for a bit away from the craziness of Shelter life. Consider fostering a pet to help them while they wait for a forever home! Apply to be a foster here: http://animalshelterwrv.org/foster-care-profile/