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Dancing with the Dogs!


Adoptable dogs Smokey, Liesl, Hansel, and Gretel (and adoptable cat Imogene) all got a chance to take some dance lessons yesterday with Ballet Sun Valley’s Artistic Director and principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre in NYC, Isabella Boylston! There are still limited seats available for

Join us for a tour!


We invite the community (and visitors) to join us for a “tour” of the new animal welfare campus. We can’t wait to share with you all the excitement surrounding the new animal adoption and humane education center! Upcoming tour dates: Thursday, July 12th and July

Come meet our kittens!


We have kittens! And lots of them! In fact, there is a whole room of kittens just waiting to meet you. These adorable little felines would love to find their forever homes today! Stop by the Shelter and take one (or maybe two) home today!

4th of July Pet Tips


With the loud fireworks, exciting new smells, crowds of people, and general celebrations – July 4th can be a stressful day for pets. Before you head out to begin your festivities, check out the tips below to help keep your pet safe & happy during

Happy Caturday!


This is Jai, she was adopted from us last fall. Her family sent us this nice photo update and says that she has fit in perfectly!

Thank you Daisy!


Thank you Daisy! Daisy has been volunteering for the Shelter during her summers here and has been a life-long animal lover. She just graduated from high school and instead of asking for gifts she asked folks to donate to the Animal Shelter! Through her fundraiser

Foster Friday: Furiosa


It’s FuriOsa, not Furiosah! Like Hermione, Furiosa is smart, quick thinking, and will tell you if something is wrong. Including basic obedience commands, Fury has all the traits to be a true Gryffindor- she’s patient, trustworthy and a true friend. While at a camping trip,

Foster Friday: Ruby


Ruby is a longer term resident who would love a break from the shelter! Interested in becoming a foster parent? Check out animalshelterwrv.org/foster-me or call us at 208.788.4351

Breathe Easy!


It’s time to breathe easy! Did you know that a healthy shelter environment requires a minimum of 14 full fresh air exchanges per hour? The mechanical systems required to prevent the spread of disease when housing a large number of animals together is nuts –

Meet Dexter!


Meet Dexter! She is a ridiculously cute, friendly, curious young cat. Like most cats, she has an independent streak, but loves getting and giving attention as well. Some family should come bust this lovely cat out of the shelter, as she will be an amazing