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Animal Welfare Collaborative Second Quarter Meeting, May 28th!


We’re excited to announce the upcoming AWC Second Quarter Meeting, where collaboration takes center stage to tackle our community’s challenges head-on!

Date: May 28, 2024
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Location: Urban Co-Works, 116 N Washington Ave., Scranton, PA – 3rd Floor

Register Now to Secure Your Spot!

RSVP by May 23, 2024

Join us as we delve into crucial discussions and action plans to address pressing issues facing our organizations.

Agenda Highlights:

Overview of Current Challenges: Dive deep into capacity needs, adoption outreach, and pet surrender policies.
Brainstorm Session: Collaborate on developing a comprehensive ‘work in progress’ resource guide to be listed on the AWC website.
Distribution and Public Engagement: Explore effective methods to engage with the community on current animal welfare challenges, volunteer outreach, and handling emergency situations with pets.
About the Resource Guide: The AWC is committed to creating a regional animal welfare resource guide, providing crucial information on shelters, rescues, veterinary care, trainers, TNR programs, and more. Accessible on our website (, this guide aims to connect the public with the resources they need.

Importance of the Resource Guide: This guide serves as a vital tool in providing educational resources and support to the public, alleviating strain on our facilities and services. It enhances outreach efforts and support mechanisms within the community

Legislative Trip Updates: Gain insights and discuss next steps from recent legislative trips.
Spay/Neuter Initiatives: Explore progress and future plans for spay/neuter programs.

Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute your expertise and insights as we work towards comprehensive solutions!

To learn more, visit the Animal Welfare Collaborative Website here!