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Sidewalk Sale APRIL 27 – 1pm-4pm

Mar 7, 2024

WAG’s annual Sidewalk Sale is back! Join us on Saturday, April 27th for our front ‘yard’ sale at WAG. In the spirit of spring cleaning, stop by to browse our […]

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Pumpkin

Feb 24, 2024

PUMPKIN   Breed: Domestic Shorthair Gender: Male Age: Approx. 7.5 years old Size: XL (10+kg)   Energy Level: Currently low, but I am just settling in after a big transition and […]

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Jimmy

Feb 20, 2024

JIMMY Breed: Lab Mix Gender: Male Age: 12 years old  Size: Large    Energy Level: I’m 12 years old and am a serious power napper and leisure stroller House trained? […]

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WAG’s Month of Love

Feb 8, 2024

WAG’s Month of Love: Featuring multiple ways to get involved and show some love to the WAG animals The Month of Love Raffle prize is valued at over $600!!! Ticket […]

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Mini – Adopted April 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

MINI Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Patches – Adopted March 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

PATCHES Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Crocs – Adopted February 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

CROCS Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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DJ – Adopted February 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

DJ Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Sox – Adopted February 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

SOX Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Lord Brows – Adopted April 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

Lord Brows Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, […]

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Two Tone – Adopted March 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

TWO TONE Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Female Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, […]

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Gremlin – Adopted April 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

GREMLIN Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Female Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Blondie

Feb 2, 2024

BLONDIE Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Female Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Lady Brows – Adopted April 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

LADY BROWS Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Female Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, […]

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Bear Cub – Adopted April 2024!

Feb 2, 2024

BEAR CUB Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Female Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, […]

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Chocolate – Adopted March 2024!

Jan 21, 2024

CHOCOLATE Breed: Pittie Mix (Dad unknown) Gender: Female Age: Born in December 2023 Size: Small but growing each day! Energy Level: We are young puppies – lots of playing, rest […]

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Jerry

Jan 5, 2024

JERRY Breed: Lab Mix Gender: Male Age: 9 years old approx. Size: Large/ XL    Energy Level: I’m around 9 years young and am quite partial to a walk, game […]

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2023 Holiday Matching Campaign Wrap Up

Jan 5, 2024

The final numbers are in and we are SO EXCITED to announce that we raised a total of $43,090 during our Holiday Matching Campaign. $20,000 was matched by our amazing […]

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Best of Whistler 2023

Jan 4, 2024

WAG Staff Members would like to thank the Whistler Community for voting WAG as their Favourite Non-Profit for the 11th year in a row!!! All of us at WAG are […]

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Kate Zessel WAG Merchandise

Dec 13, 2023

WAG has new merchandise! WAG has some amazing new merchandise in stock. Thanks to Kate Zessel for this fabulous original piece of artwork featuring Sol (WAG Alumni), Ginger (WAG Alumni […]

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Turmeric – Adopted January 2024!

Dec 9, 2023

Another WAG Critical Care Case arrived early in December 2023….. Donate to Turmeric and co’s care here JAN 2024 update: Turmeric was adopted by her fantastic foster family and its […]

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Rum – Adopted December 2023!

Dec 9, 2023

RUM Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Male Age: Approx. 12-14 weeks old  Size: Small but growing     Energy Level: We are young puppies and our energy levels are increasing as […]

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Whiskey – Adopted January 2024!

Dec 9, 2023

WHISKEY Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Male Age: Approx. 12-14 weeks old  Size: Small but growing     Energy Level: We are young puppies and our energy levels are increasing as […]

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Bourbon

Dec 9, 2023

BOURBON Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Male Age: Approx. 5 months old Size: Still growing! Medium?      Energy Level: I’m a puppy with lots of energy! Lots of play and […]

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Frangelico – Adopted February 2024!

Dec 9, 2023

FRANGELICO Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Female Age: Approx. 16+ weeks old  Size: Small but growing     Energy Level: We are young puppies and our energy levels are increasing as […]

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Kahlua – Adopted January 2024!

Dec 9, 2023

KAHLUA Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Female Age: Approx. 16+ weeks old  Size: Small but growing     Energy Level: We are young puppies and our energy levels are increasing as […]

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Eggnog – Adopted January 2024!

Dec 9, 2023

EGGNOG Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Female Age: Approx. 16+ weeks old  Size: Small but growing     Energy Level: We are young puppies and our energy levels are increasing as […]

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By appointment only….

Dec 8, 2023

WAG staff and volunteers are at the shelter 7 days a week, 365 days a year! However, please note that we operate by appointment only and do not have general […]

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Brandy – Adopted March 2024!

Dec 8, 2023

BRANDY Breed: Pittie Mix  Gender: Female Age: Approx. 1-2 years old  Size: Medium   Energy Level: Medium to High  House trained? Yes! Occasional accidents overnight in my kennel as I […]

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BC Pet Registry

Dec 6, 2023

WAG has recently been gifted a new microchip scanner thanks to the BCSPCA. Our Board Member Jessie Morden helped WAG get access to this updated technology.   To read more […]

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WAG’s 2023 Holiday Matching Campaign

Nov 30, 2023

Back for another year, WAG’s Holiday Matching Campaign is here and we have a fundraising goal of $40,000!   Graciously supported by Moguls Coffee House and Zogs Whistler, they have […]

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Peter – Adopted December 2023!

Nov 30, 2023

PETER Breed: Mixed Breed Gender: Male Age: Approx. 8 weeks old Size: Small but growing every day!   Energy Level: bouts of kitten energy with play and naps Litter trained? working on […]

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Stumpy – Adopted December 2023!

Nov 30, 2023

STUMPY Breed: Mixed Breed Gender: Male Age: Approx. 8 weeks old Size: Small but growing every day!   Energy Level: bouts of kitten energy with play and naps Litter trained? working on […]

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Pet Photos with Santa

Nov 22, 2023

Pet Photo’s with Santa are in! Thanks to everyone who came out and supported WAG. It was so nice to see so many familiar faces and WAG Alumni. Thanks to […]

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Bugs – Adopted December 2023!

Nov 20, 2023

BUGS Breed: Mixed Breed Gender: Female Age: Approx. 8 weeks old Size: Small but growing every day!   Energy Level: bouts of kitten energy with play and naps Litter trained? working on […]

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Birch – Adopted December 2023!

Nov 18, 2023

BIRCH Breed: Domestic Medium Hair Gender: Female Age: Approx. 4 months old Size: Small   Energy Level: Currently low as I am recovering from recent surgery, but remember I’m still […]

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Tux

Nov 17, 2023

TUX Breed: Domestic Shorthair Gender: Female Age: Approx. 12+ Years Old Size: XL Energy Level: Currently low, but I am just settling in after a big transition Litter trained? Yes Kids? […]

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2024 WAG Calendars now available!

Nov 8, 2023

WAG’s 2024 Calendars are now available for purchase. You can find them at Whistler Happy Pets located in Function Junction or at Armchair books located in the heart of Whistler […]

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Open Shelter Days – the last Saturday each month!

Nov 8, 2023

Come say hi and learn all about our programs including Adoptions, Fostering and Volunteering. Staff will be on hand to answer all of your questions. Some animals will be available […]

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Tuna – Adopted February 2024!

Oct 6, 2023

TUNA Breed: Chihuahua  Gender: Male Age: Around 12 years old  Size: Tiny!    Energy Level: I’m a senior boy but I like little walks and am trying to lose weight!  […]

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WAG’s 2024 Calendar Pet Photo Contest

Aug 16, 2023

Back by popular demand, it’s WAG’s Calendar Photo Contest! Take a picture of your pet enjoying themselves on a Summer adventure, enter our photo contest, and you could WIN some […]

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WAG is hiring Shelter Assistants!

Jul 29, 2023

WAG is hiring for a part time Shelter Assistant! Provide exceptional overall care for all animals at WAG Exercise, feeding, bathing, enrichment, training etc. Thoroughly clean and disinfect all areas […]

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Jughead – Adopted June 2023!

Jun 18, 2023

Jughead Breed: Collie Mix Gender: Male Age: approx. 3 months Size: Suspected to grow to be Medium/Large   Energy Level: Puppy Energy, high with lots of naps Training Goals: Basic […]

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Archie – Adopted June 2023!

Jun 18, 2023

Archie Breed: Collie mix Gender: Male Age: Approx. 3 months old Size: Expected to be medium to large     Energy Level: Puppy energy, high with lots of naps needed  […]

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Spring Fling Online Auction for Critical Care Animals

May 25, 2023

As most of our followers are already aware, WAG has had a very busy start to 2023. We have had over 70 animals come through our doors!! This includes 2 […]

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Dozer – Adopted September 2023!

May 23, 2023

DOZER Breed: Heeler Cross Gender: Male Age: Approx. 1 year old Size: Medium/ Large   Energy Level: High energy busy pup! Training Goals: Basic manners, settling in and adjusting to a […]

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Brew – Adopted September 2023!

May 9, 2023

BREW Breed: Mastiff Mix Gender: Male Age: Approx. 8 years old Size: XL (approx. 55kg!)     Energy Level: Low/Medium but don’t let my age fool you – I’m a […]

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Gurgi – Adopted!

Apr 20, 2023

GURGI Breed: Shepherd Terrier Mix? Gender: Male Age: Unknown – approx. 6-9 months old  Size: Small (currently under 10kg and on a plan to gain weight)    Energy Level: medium, may […]

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Its National Volunteer Appreciation Week!

Apr 18, 2023

Find out more about Volunteering at WAG! Email Facebook Twitter

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Hunter – Adopted December 2023!

Apr 15, 2023

HUNTER Breed: Pitbull Terrier Gender: Male, neutered Age: 6 years old  Size: Medium (some may consider me large at approx. 30kg/ 66 pounds)     Energy Level: Medium/ High Training Goals: […]

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In Loving memory Molly

Feb 18, 2023

Having to say goodbye is the hardest, it’s even harder to say goodbye to the young that never got a chance to have a big and full life. Molly was […]

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Little Teddy – Adopted March 2023!

Feb 18, 2023

  Breed: Shepherd Mix (dad unknown) Gender: Male Age: Born December 2022 Size: Expected to be medium size Teddy Energy Level: Puppy energy, big bursts of energy and lots of naps! Training Goals: I’m starting […]

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Pique’s Best of Whistler 2022

Dec 31, 2022

WAG is honoured to be named Whistler’s ‘Favourite Non-Profit’ 2022 in Pique’s annual Best of Whistler awards! For the 10th year in a row, we want to thank our community […]

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Oliver – Adopted January 2023!

Dec 9, 2022

Oliver Breed: Catahoula Mix Gender: Male Age: 5 years old Size: Large     Energy Level: Medium Training Goals:  Settling in to a new home, learning to live in a […]

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Milo – Adopted June 2023!

Dec 6, 2022

MILO Breed: Ginger Tabby  Gender: Male  Age: Around 1.5 years old   Size: Large   Energy Level: High, I am a playful boy! Litter trained? Yes Kids? Older, looking for a […]

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WAG MATCHING CAMPAIGN 2022!

Dec 2, 2022

The results from our 2022 Matching Campaign are in…….. We are very excited to report that we raised $35,700 during the month of December and with Whistler’s Mogul’s Coffee House […]

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PET PHOTOS WITH SANTA – Saturday 3rd Dec!

Nov 29, 2022

Whistler’s Animal Shelter is hosting Pet Photos with Santa on Saturday, December 3rd at the Westin Hotel & Spa in Whistler from 12pm – 4pm. Have a nervous or reactive […]

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WAG IS LOOKING FOR A NEW TREASURER!

Nov 25, 2022

The WAG Board of Directors is currently seeking applications from those interested in joining the Board of Directors in the role of Treasurer. The Treasurer is responsible for working with […]

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John Wayne – Adopted February 2023!

Nov 18, 2022

John Wayne Breed: Doberman Coonhound Mix Gender: Male Age: 9 years old Size: Large Energy Level: Medium Training Goals: Basic manners, settling in and adjusting to a more urban environment House […]

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Blue – Adopted December 2022!

Oct 25, 2022

Blue Breed: Husky/ Hound Mix Gender: Male Age: 6 years old Size: Large     Energy Level: Medium Training Goals: Basic manners, settling in and adjusting to a more urban environment […]

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In Loving memory Jojo

Aug 27, 2022

WAG had another heartbreak this week, we said goodbye to our beloved Jojo. The smallest details matter the most when sick animals are in our care. WAG noticed Jojo wasn’t […]

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In Loving Memory Grace

Aug 15, 2022

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Meew Meew – Adopted November 2022!

Aug 1, 2022

MEEW MEEW  Breed: Domestic Shorthair Gender: Female Age: 2 years Size: Small   Energy Level: Low as I am not feeling my best  Litter trained? Yes  Kids? Possibly, as long as […]

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MJ – Adopted September 2022!

Aug 1, 2022

MJ Breed: Shepherd X Lab Mix Gender: Female Age: 2 years old  Size: Large     Energy Level: Medium/ High, currently on REST Training Goals: Socialization and basic training House […]

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Honey – Adopted September 2022!

Aug 1, 2022

Honey Breed: Poodle mix Gender: Female Age: 2 years old  Size: Small     Energy Level: Medium Training Goals: Socialization and basic training House trained? Working on it!  Kids? Potentially […]

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Rocco – Adopted December 2022!

Jul 29, 2022

Rocco Breed: Hound X Mix Gender: Male Age: 9 years old Size: Large     Energy Level: Medium   Training Goals: Basic training, settling into a new home House trained? Yes […]

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WAG’s Calendar Photo Contest 2022

Jun 28, 2022

Click HERE to check out this years entries! Back by popular demand, it’s WAG’s Calendar Photo Contest! Take a picture of your cat or dog enjoying themselves on a Summer […]

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Scooby – Adopted August 2022!

Jun 18, 2022

If everyone could give a warm welcome to our newest Critical Care case, Scooby! Scooby came into our care after being involved in an accident with a car, unfortunately because […]

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Spring Fling Online Auction for Critical Care Animals

May 13, 2022

Let’s grow some funds for WAG’s Critical Care animals at our Spring Fling Online Auction. In the first few months of 2022 WAG has already had over ten Critical Care […]

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YARD SALE

May 6, 2022

WAG’s Yard Sale has commenced!!! 100% of proceeds going the animals at WAG. Lots of goodies to check out including crates, harnesses, collars, cat posts, animals strollers, etcetera. Come take […]

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April is PET MONTH at Pan Pacific Village Centre!

Apr 1, 2022

Your stay directly suppports WAG animals… The place for pets who love to travel As a pet-friendly hotel in Whistler, dogs and cats are welcome at Pan Pacific Whistler Village […]

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CRITICAL CARE UPDATE!

Mar 21, 2022

WAG defines Critical Care as any medical need or expense that goes beyond the routine deworming, vaccination, and spay-neuter protocol. Wag currently has NINE Critical Care animals in our care! […]

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Gizmo – Adopted April 2022!

Mar 15, 2022

Gizmo Breed: Collie/Terrier mix Gender: Female Age: 2 years old Size: Medium   Energy Level: In recovery from surgery at the moment Training Goals: Basic Manners House trained? Yes Kids? 15 years+ […]

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Gizmo – Adopted April 2022!

Feb 27, 2022

Gizmo will need to have one leg amputated, and then be on strict rest to heal her shattered pelvis. Gizmo is currently unable or unwilling to urinate on her own, […]

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Voted ‘Best Of Whistler’!

Jan 31, 2022

Each year, Whistler local paper, The Pique, runs a vote for the community’s favorite organizations, businesses, volunteers, and citizens, and ‘Whistler’s Favorite Non-Profit’ is a category that WAG has been […]

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WAG’s MONTH OF LOVE

Jan 24, 2022

Each year, WAG celebrates February as our Month of Love – a month of fun campaigns and fundraisers, all celebrating LOVE! This year has been such a successful year for […]

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Whistler Pride 2022

Jan 23, 2022

WAG had a great day repping our shelter at the Whistler Pride & Ski Festival and the Charity Ski Race… Thank you for supporting us and Pride! RACE TO RAISE […]

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Betty White Day with the Raven Room and Tito’s Vodka

Jan 17, 2022

A Fundraiser hosted by the Raven Room and Tito’s Vodka to celebrate Betty White‘s 100th birthday. 2021 ended on a sad note when the world learned of the passing of […]

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Holiday Matching Campaign 2021

Nov 22, 2021

2021 presented WAG and our communities with even more challenges this past year, but thanks to your support, we ended on a high note! Not only did we meet our […]

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Pet Photos with Santa 2021

Nov 22, 2021

CLICK HERE FOR THE PHOTOS! Our 2021 Pet Photos with Santa fundraiser was a huge success! Thank you so much to everyone who came, and to our incredible staff and […]

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WAG’S HALLOWEEN RAFFLE

Oct 24, 2021

12 DRINKING DOG & CO. CUSTOM CANDLES with YOUR PETS FACE on them! Valued at $336 – WOW! (These make perfect Christmas gifts!) -Donate $5 to WAG by e-transfer to […]

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Timothy James McGuire 1963-2021

Oct 11, 2021

WAG and the community lost an extremely special person this past week. We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Wag volunteer and friend, Tim McGuire. Tim volunteered with WAG […]

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‘Name Our Kittens’ Fundraiser!

Oct 11, 2021

Congratulations to our WINNER! Isabelle Romanuik  (6 years old) THANK YOU to everyone who entered our fundraiser! Shay Kingsbury Lynne Boles Lauren Fedchuk Paisley W Beefy Bruce Sandi Felius GS […]

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Cleo – Adopted September 2021!

Sep 9, 2021

CLEO Breed: Abyssinian Gender: Female Age: 6 years old Size: Small Energy Level: Medium, needs lots of interaction and mental stimulation Litter trained? Yes Kids? Prefer kids that are old enough […]

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WAG’s Tribute to Tobias

Jun 27, 2021

WWW.HOLLOWTREE.CA WAG would like to honor the memory and legacy of Hollow Tree creator, animal advocate, WAG-supporter, and friend, Tobias Douglas by building and installing a memorial bench and plaque […]

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Epic Phodography

May 15, 2021

Peter Bailey with Epic PhoDography aims to capture photographs that capture the characters of your pups forever, whilst raising money for local animal welfare charities. Book Online at EpicPhoDography.com or […]

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Drinking Dog & Co.

May 15, 2021

Friends, please welcome on board our charity partner for May and June: WAG! DRINKING DOG & CO SOY CANDLES Handmade candles from the heart of Vancouver Drinking Dog & Co […]

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Spring Fling Photo Contest 2021

May 4, 2021

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR PARTICIPANTS! WHAT A DIFFICULT YEAR FOR OUR JUDGES AND CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS! Click HERE to check out this years entries! Back by popular demand, […]

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Technical Difficulties!

May 3, 2021

This means that we have very limited technological access, but we do have a bit so we are still operating: -We can NOT receive any phone messages. -We CAN receive emails! [email protected], [email protected] BUT our access […]

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Tito’s Vodka

Apr 26, 2021

Tito’s, Vodka for Dog People! Tito’s Handmade Vodka is produced in Austin at Texas’ oldest legal distillery and is dedicated to helping pets in need through a variety of ways. […]

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In Memory of Alice

Apr 11, 2021

WAG defines Critical Care as any medical need or expense that goes beyond the routine deworming, vaccination, and spay-neuter protocol, and WAG is often called in at the most critical […]

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Yarn and Bones

Apr 10, 2021

Elevating your doggos cuteness one hat at a time. Handmade with tons of love in Vancouver, B.C. SHOP NOW! About the Creator: “Hi! My name is Andrea, born and raised […]

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In Remembrance

Mar 20, 2021

With love and forested thanks, Friends of Tobias and Hollow Tree” Email Facebook Twitter

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Tank

Mar 20, 2021

“Hello, my name is Tank!” “My name is Tank, and my story is truly one of “sometimes life just happens”. I was well-loved and well cared for by my family […]

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WAG’S Month of LOVE Online Auction!

Feb 12, 2021

Just like everything else these days, our annual Month of Love is going to look a little bit different this year! We will be launching an ONLINE SILENT AUCTION starting […]

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COVID-19

Jan 23, 2021

COVID-19 COVID-19 UPDATE FROM WAG Please DO NOT come to the shelter if you answer yes to ANY of the following:Collapse 1) Have you traveled internationally or have you traveled […]

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AGM

Dec 1, 2020

WAG -AGM November 2, 2022 at 6 pm Virtual Meeting Via Zoom   Email Facebook Twitter

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WAG’s HOLIDAY MATCHING CAMPAIGN!

Nov 28, 2020

WAG has the chance to raise $20,000! The owners of local favourite eateries Mogul’s Coffee House and Zog’s Whistler  have stepped up to help by MATCHING EVERY DOLLAR DONATED TO […]

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Xena

Nov 22, 2020

Our November Critical Care Case “I am a senior lady with many health problems – though my family loved me, they were unable to give me the proper care I […]

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Poinsettia Fundraiser for WAG

Nov 22, 2020

Choose from a variety of colors and sizes! All orders will be ready for PICK UP on December 2nd, location will be in Whistler. All proceeds will be donated to […]

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Inktober!

Sep 28, 2020

WAG has been honored to be invited to participate in Inktober by Jane Chiang and Drawn to Doggos as she accepts the challenge to draw EVERY DAY during the month […]

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SPIN TO WIN September!

Aug 22, 2020

We are excited to announce a NEW fundraiser: SPIN TO WIN SEPTEMEBER!   Each Saturday during September, we will be spinning LIVE for your chance to WIN one of our […]

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Lola’s 2nd WAG-Iversary

Aug 16, 2020

Happy 2nd WAG-iversary, Lola! WAG staff hosted a little party in honor of our special girl! Lola has been at WAG two very long years…She was originally brought to WAG […]

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Raising Dough for WAG!

Jul 19, 2020

JULY 30TH, 2020 Creekbread Fundraiser YOU’RE INVITED! Raising Dough for WAG is BACK at Creekbread ! Join us on July 30th from 3pm to 8pm for a night of delicious food […]

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Chill Out For WAG!

Jul 14, 2020

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Name Our Kittens!

Jul 7, 2020

BORN JULY 5, 2020 When Jade was surrendered to WAG, she was keeping a little secret! FOUR little secrets actually 😛 They were born at WAG on July 5, 2020, and now […]

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Grass Wanted!

Jun 14, 2020

This is our dog run…. it is pretty nice but do you know what would make it even nicer?? GRASS! Our dogs love to chew and roll and play in […]

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WAG’s COZY QUILT RAFFLE…with WINE!

May 12, 2020

Mady Krimele is a textiles artist from Pemberton, BC, who specializes in indigo dyeing and hand sewing. For the past 4 years she has been experimenting with unconventional quilting. By […]

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Giving Tuesday 2020

May 4, 2020

TOMORROW! Help us celebrate #givingtuesday by joining us LIVE to interview some of our local wag celebrities, like Lola and Marvin, Sunny and Stella! Ask your questions and learn about […]

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FUN-raiser Fridays!

Apr 19, 2020

THANK YOU! We raised $650 for our animals thanks to Man About Town Entertainment and YOU!! Friday April 24, 2020 Introducing a (virtual) fundraiser in support of @whistlerwag! Join us […]

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How You Can Help

Mar 30, 2020

1) Donate! All donations over $20 are eligible for a tax receipt and our online donation platform makes it easy. 2) Participate in one of our online fundraisers! Many of […]

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Paint Your Pet!

Mar 30, 2020

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS! Gayle Stephens, “Ollie” Cathy Christiansen, “Abby” Ellie Hargrave-Smith “Sunny” Alison Van Gruen, “Rocky & Cariboo” Stacey Taylor, “Nova” Leslie Glaysher, “Brodie” THE RUNNERS UP BECAUSE YOU […]

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WAG’s Month of Love 2020!

Jan 18, 2020

We are so excited for another month of love for our shelter animals this February. For an entire month, we will have fun activities and fundraisers that you can participate […]

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Letters to Santa…

Dec 5, 2019

Our long term residences wrote letters to Santa this year… WAG is a special place and that means that sometimes our residences are with us for a little while! This […]

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Nisha is a new mom!

Nov 26, 2019

We have exciting news… Nisha is a new mom! Nisha surprised us all when it was discovered she was very pregnant shortly after she was surrendered. She was whisked off […]

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Pet Photos with Santa 2019

Nov 19, 2019

A huge thank you to everyone who made this year’s Pet Photos with Santa a huge success! Special thanks to: Race & Co. LLP Law Firm Paw Wow Treats Bandanas […]

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WAG’s Howl-oween Photo Booth

Oct 12, 2019

Raising funds are awareness for our Critical Care program! Join us on October 19th for a ‘Howl-oween’ Photo Booth at WAG! Raising funds and awareness for our Critical Care Program […]

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WAG’s HALLOWEEN HOWL!

Sep 5, 2019

A big thank you to @michaelacphotography for the amazing event photos! TICKETS ARE NOW BY DONATION! $10 MIN! BUY TICKETS! Announcing WAG’S HALLOWEEN HOWL! A fundraising event for the Whistler […]

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Dog Day at the Alpine Cafe

Aug 4, 2019

$960 raised for WAG – WOW! The Dog Day fundraiser for WAG at the Alpine Cafe in July was a huge success! With amazing music, great food, games, and pupcakes, […]

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Peter

Aug 4, 2019

Our newest Critical Care Case… Peter was hit by a car and left without treatment for 3 days. He arrived at WAG emaciated, with a huge belly full of fluid, […]

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Spring Fling Photo Winners

Jul 29, 2019

This was by far, the hardest year we have ever had to judge!  With so many amazing entries, you guys left the judges stumped BUT since it was a contest, […]

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Oliver

Jun 25, 2019

Meet Oliver WAG staff was called at the end of the business day on June 20 about another extremely sick puppy. This poor pup was never vaccinated and is now […]

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Dog Jog 2019 Wrap Up!

Jun 9, 2019

Thank you to our participants, volunteers, and sponsors! Email Facebook Twitter

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Dog Jog 2019!

Jun 2, 2019

Whistler Half Marathon’s Dog Jog 2019 Join us for the Whistler Dog Jog. This fun run is proud to be part of the Whistler Half Marathon weekend and is a […]

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Millie’s Memorial Fund

May 30, 2019

Millie sustained a major injury, potentially after being hit by a car. She had a severely broken pelvis and was surrendered to WAG.   We would like to say a […]

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Help for Hero…

May 9, 2019

Hero is only ONE year old. He had not been feeling well for a few days and had stopped eating when he was surrendered to WAG. WAG agreed to take him […]

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Spring Fling Photo Contest 2019

Apr 28, 2019

How does YOUR pet do Spring?! We are excited to announce the return of our WAG calendar for 2020 and this is your chance to be a part of it! […]

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Muzzle Art and Reactive Dogs Unite!

Apr 21, 2019

Any donations raised will be put towards a training fund for Lola’s adoptive family, by a WAG-approved trainer! May 1st in Squamish! A Night of Muzzle Art and Reactive Dog […]

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Parking PSA

Apr 20, 2019

Parking PSA Hello, WAG supporters! You may or may not have noticed how busy it has gotten around the shelter lately with traffic and limited parking, but we would like […]

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WAG on Mountain FM

Apr 13, 2019

WAG on Mountain FM! Did you miss us on Mountain FM? Catch up here! April 2019 Email Facebook Twitter

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Hollow Tree & WAG

Mar 23, 2019

We have an incredible announcement! We are thrilled to announce that WAG will now be the EXCLUSIVE supplier for the custom WAG label on select Hollow Tree Candles – this […]

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Dog Day 2019

Mar 10, 2019

DOG DAY 2019 Thank you to all the supporters and sponsors of this event, and a special thank you to our hard-working volunteers – what an amazing day! Email Facebook […]

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Welcome to WAG, Gigi!

Jan 18, 2019

WAG’s first Critical care case of 2019… Meet our newest recruit and FIRST Critical Care Case of 2019… Gigi was surrendered to us after receiving a horrible injury to her right eye. […]

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WAG’S EASTER CHOCOLATE FUNDRAISER

Jan 10, 2019

Help WAG reach a minimum order of $400, and we will receive 25% of the profits! You can order and pay online, and then pick up your sweet treats at […]

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WAG’s Month of Love is back!

Jan 6, 2019

We are so excited for another month of love for our shelter animals this February. For an entire month, we will have fun activities and fundraisers that you can participate […]

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Christmas Puppy Updates

Jan 5, 2019

WAG would like to send a very special thank you to the foster parents of Annie and her family… Sunday December 23; 12 days old Annie and pups arrive at […]

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Pet Photos with Santa 2018

Nov 18, 2018

Thank You for another great event! Santa’s visit to the cats and dogs of Whistler was a huge success! A very special thank you to Magic Mirror Photo Booth for […]

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K9 Wine & Dine; A Night in Vegas Wrap Up!

Oct 19, 2018

October 13, 2018 What a night! WAG would like to express our deepest gratitude to those who supported the 16th Annual K9 Wine and Dine; A Night in Vegas! We […]

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TWO MORE Critical Care Cases!

Oct 9, 2018

Thanksgiving 2018 was a busy one for WAG staff when we received calls for not one, but TWO dogs in critical medical condition… Meet Ruby… Ruby is an 11-year-old sweetheart…Ruby lived in […]

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Major Critical Care Update!

Oct 2, 2018

WAG has had an extremely busy and emotional past few weeks with animals in critical medical condition. We have been so busy caring for them around the clock, we have […]

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Putting for Puppies!

Aug 30, 2018

Hosted by Moe Joe’s Nightclub and A Case of the Monday’s! Email Facebook Twitter

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Eddie Needs Your Help!

Aug 14, 2018

“Hello, my name is Eddie!” My Story: Eddie was seen wandering the streets alone for many months. He had been seen around the community, losing weight and shaking. He was […]

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Meet Phoenix…

Jul 21, 2018

“Hello, my name is Phoenix! My Story: I arrived at WAG with my mom and brother. I was special from birth! I have trouble with my coordination and movement and […]

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A Night in Vegas! K9 Wine & Dine 2018

Jul 21, 2018

SATURDAY OCTOBER 13th, 2018 This has been a very expenive year for WAG… We have taken in more than 11 Critical Care cases this year so far, and funds are running […]

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WAG’s Canada Day Raffle

Jun 18, 2018

Featuring a yummy gift basket filled with (almost!) all Canadian products, highlighting the Almighty Canadian CAESAR! Basket Includes: -750 mls Smirnoff Vodka -2 bottles of Walter’s Craft Caesar Mix -Walter’s […]

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Meet Chloe; WAG’s 10th Critical Care Case of 2018

Jun 10, 2018

“Hello, my name is Chloe!” My Story: “I was surrendered to WAG with a severely fractured front right leg. My owners could not afford my care and WAG was the only place […]

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Tallulah

May 28, 2018

“Hello, my name is Tallulah!” My Story: “I was attacked by dogs and brought to WAG by a good Samaritan. When my owners could not afford my care, I was surrendered […]

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Rest In Peace, Diesel

Apr 18, 2018

It is with great sadness that we would like to report the passing of Diesel, a dog who was brought medical aid too late. Diesel spent weeks in pain and […]

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Dog Jog Whistler, Supporting WAG!

Apr 17, 2018

Sunday June 3rd, 2018 The Whistler Half Marathon is adding a dog jog to the weekend! Dog Jog Whistler is a fun event for you and your four legged friend. […]

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Rescue Ale Update!

Apr 4, 2018

To our WAG supporters: You may have seen the amazing new Rescue Brew, created by the Whistler Brewing Co. You may have even purchased it in support of WAG, and […]

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April 13, 2018: Friday the 13th Flash Sale!

Mar 27, 2018

April 13th, 2018 At Pins and Needles Tattoo Studio, Whistler! Friday the 13th Flash Sale ($66) & Raffle for a full day session with an artist of your choice, $1500 […]

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April 3rd, 2018: Reiki Share (Donation Based)

Mar 27, 2018

April 3rd, 2018 Open to Reiki Level 1, 2, 3 (master practitioner), and Master Teachers. A supportive space and community to share and receive healing Reiki energy. 100% of proceeds […]

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Xena’s Journey…

Mar 18, 2018

Update: Wednesday April 4th, 2018: XENA HAS BEEN ADOPTED! We are thrilled to announce that Xena’s adoption went through officially this afternoon, and she has now joined her Forever Family… […]

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The Month of May: Spring Fling Photo Contest!

Mar 13, 2018

How does YOUR pet do Spring?! During the Month of May, snap a photo of your cat or dog enjoying Springtime and you could WIN! We are excited to announce […]

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Dog Day at Olympic Park

Mar 5, 2018

SATURDAY, MARCH 10th 2018 A special day for our four-legged friends! Connect with your dog in the outdoors on Dog Day, Saturday, March 10th, 2018 One of the only areas […]

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Thank You RMOW!

Feb 22, 2018

WAG is incredibly grateful for the continued support from the Resort Municipality of Whistler. With the fee for service funding that the RMOW generously provides to WAG we are able […]

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April 10th, 2018: Raising Dough for WAG!

Feb 17, 2018

April 10th – 5 pm to 9 pm: Join us for amazing Creekbread pizza and silent auction – all in support of Whistler’s unique animal shelter! Partial Proceeds from all […]

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Tap Takeover for WAG!

Feb 15, 2018

March 8th, 2018 Join us for the Tap Takeover event at the Fitzsimmons Pub on March 8th! .50 cents from sleeves and flights of Parallel 49 Brewing and Vancouver Island […]

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WAG’s Easter Chocolate Fundraiser

Feb 14, 2018

Help WAG reach a minimum order of $400, and we will receive 25% of the profits! You can order and pay online, and then pick up your sweet treats at WAG starting on March […]

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Pub Night at Milestones!

Feb 5, 2018

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 27TH 6 PM to 9 PM HELP US CELEBRATE BARKS and BREWS at  MILESTONES, WHISTLER! $4 CASH PINTS for Whistler Brewing Co.’s Rescue Ale! 100% OF PROCEEDS FROM RESCUE ALE SALES […]

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WAG’s Month Of Love is Back!

Jan 21, 2018

That’s a wrap! Thank you to everyone who helped fill this past month with LOVE! Special thank you to: A very special thank you to our supporting organizations: The Whistler […]

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Rescue Ale WAG Party – All Dogs Welcome!

Jan 21, 2018

THANK YOU! What an amazing night! Thank you to the Whistler Brewing Co. for including us in this unique Rescue Ale campaign and hosting a party in honor of their […]

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WIN Whistler Pride SNOWBALL26 Tickets!

Jan 8, 2018

WAG’s Critical Care Fund saved Bruno’s life. WAG would have had to turn Bruno away and with no one to help him, he may have been euthanized. WAG needs to […]

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Pet Photos with Santa!

Dec 12, 2017

Pet Photos with Santa 2017! Thank you to everyone who took the time to attend Pet Photos with Santa and support WAG! It was a day full of holiday cheer […]

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Help Give WAG a Christmas

Nov 29, 2017

“Santa visits animal shelters too, right?!” Interactive Cat Items Interactive Cat Toys keep our indoor cats mentally and physically stimulated! This leads to happier, healthier cats and kittens  Freedom Harnesses […]

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Get Ready!

Nov 13, 2017

‘Tis The Season…To Shop! WAG has lots of gift-giving options for your loved ones this season! From our new Animal Sponsorship Packages to our famous WAG Calendar, we’ve got what […]

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Canucks Tickets for Critical Care at WAG!

Oct 31, 2017

So far in 2017, WAG has taken in 22 Critical Care cases. This is a record high for the number of cases we have had to date. These are animals that […]

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k9 Wine & Dine 2017 Wrap Up!

Oct 24, 2017

What an unforgettable night! WAG would like to express our deepest gratitude to those who supported the 15th Annual K9 Wine and Dine Fundraising Gala! We were humbled by the […]

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Sponsor a WAG Animal

Jul 17, 2017

WAG has launched the new Animal Sponsorship program! Has a WAG animal caught your heart or their story has struck a cord and you want to support them? Animal Sponsorship allows […]

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Misha’s Diary

Jun 9, 2017

June 9, 2017: Misha asked her foster mom to send us an update on how her life has been going since she’s been in permanent foster. We thought it was […]

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K9 Wine & Dine 2017

May 30, 2017

Saturday October 14th! Join us for the 15th annual K9 Wine & Dine Fundraising Gala during Woof Weekend at The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler! Dress your best and join […]

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Get Inked!

May 30, 2017

We hope you took this amazing opportunity to Get Inked for WAG at the Whistler Tattoo Company because this awesome campaign is officially over! Thank you to everyone who participated, […]

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WAG’s Easter Chocolate Fundraiser

May 30, 2017

THANK YOU to everyone who participated in WAG’s Easter Chocolate Fundraiser! Because of you WAG raised $387.31!! Your delicious Purdy’s Chocolates will be ready for pick up starting April 7th […]

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Welcome Petal and Benji!

May 20, 2017

Petal Benji We would like to welcome our new Soi Dogs, Petal and Benji, who flew all the way here from Thailand! They were rescued by the Soi Dog Foundation […]

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Asher’s Fundraiser

Apr 30, 2017

ASHER’S FUNDRAISER Thank you to everyone who participated in Asher’s Fundraiser! We reached 28% of our fundraising goal – woohoo! 28% MY NAME IS ASHER! This is my story… I […]

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Spring Fling Photo Contest

Mar 30, 2017

 Participate in WAG’s Spring Fling Photo Contest!  Have a picture of your dog rolling in the mud or your cat lazing in the spring sunshine? Submit the picture for your chance to […]

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WAG’s Spring Fling Photo Contest

Mar 30, 2017

And that’s a wrap! WAG’s Spring Fling Photo Contest is now closed. Everyone who participated helped raise $690 for the shelter, thank you so much! Winners will be announced May […]

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Reece Has Found Her Forever Home!

Mar 4, 2017

We are so excited to announce that after 247 days in WAG’s care, Reece has been adopted! Reece had a special and long journey with us. She was originally rescued […]

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Dog Run Funding Project – NEW UPDATES!

Mar 2, 2017

UPDATES! Phase 2: Landscaping Expand Landscaping really began when the trees were planted, but it was quite a long time before we were able to continue with it, as much […]

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February is our Month of LOVE!

Feb 12, 2017

SMOOCH A POOCH or KISS A KITTY! Each Saturday for the month of February, come on down to WAG! For a $5 donation, you can Smooch a Pooch or Kiss a […]

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WAG’s 2017 Month of Love Kissing Booth!

Feb 11, 2017

So many WAG supporters have stopped in at the shelter to get their photo taken kissing a kitty or smooching a pooch! If your photo is not up yet don’t […]

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Thank You Whistler!

Jan 29, 2017

Photo from left to right: Lindsay (Executive Director), Amy (Adoptions Coordinator), and Emily (Events & Fundraising Assistant) give Ember (left) and her kitten, Ash (right), a celebratory snuggle! WAG was […]

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Saving the Sisters!

Jan 23, 2017

 Charlotte  Annabelle Their story… Annabelle and Charlotte are only 15 weeks old and already they have had to fight for their lives. They were surrendered to WAG, but despite having been seen […]

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Letters To Santa

Dec 24, 2016

With Santa starting his around-the-world trip, our long term animals that are in the shelter asked us to help them with their letters to Santa. They love the volunteers that […]

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Pet Photos with Santa 2016- Happy Howlidays!

Dec 15, 2016

WAG’s annual fundraiser, Pet Photos with Santa, was a great success! We had 97 dogs and 2 cats come out to get their howliday family photo and visit Santa! Many former […]

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Pet Photos with Santa!

Nov 22, 2016

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Another amazing year at our 14th Annual K9 Wine and Dine Gala!

Oct 21, 2016

WAG would like to recognize and express our gratitude to everyone who made our 14th annual K9 Wine & Dine fundraising gala a huge success! We had another sold out […]

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Update On Cricket

Oct 17, 2016

In another week or two, Cricket will be ready to enter the doors of WAG! We’ve been receiving updates from Dr. Laura White at the Pemberton Veterinary Hospital about how […]

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Caring for Cricket

Sep 16, 2016

Cricket was found when she was badly injured by a vehicle. This homeless kitten had crawled into the tailpipe of a car to stay warm and was shot out when […]

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Whistler-Minster Dog Show Recap!

Aug 19, 2016

To all of our amazing sponsors and supporters, thank you so much for participating in the 2nd Annual Whistler Minster Dog Day & Show at Nicklaus North Golf Course! What […]

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2nd Annual Whistler Minster Dog Day and Show

Aug 13, 2016

Sea to Sky Dogs! Join us on Tuesday, August 16th for 3 hours of fun on the patio at Table Nineteen Lakeside Eatery! Sit at the table and enjoy homemade […]

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CONGRATULATIONS HAPPY & BARNEY!

Jul 30, 2016

This week was a super special one for WAG as our long term’ers, Happy and Barney, were adopted TOGETHER into an absolutely amazing Forever Home.  Not only are they being […]

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K9 Wine & Dine 2016

Jul 22, 2016

WHEN Saturday, 15 October 2016 from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM (PDT) – Add to Calendar WHERE Emerald Ballroom at The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler – 4090 Whistler Way, […]

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WAG’s Charity Challenge 2016!

Jun 17, 2016

THANK YOU! WAG wishes to recognize and express its gratitude to everyone who braved the weather and helped make our 2nd annual WAG’s Charity Challenge fundraiser a success. Our special […]

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Nessy’s Diary

Jun 5, 2016

Nessy’s first 2 years of life have been very unstable and scary. Originally from a high kill shelter in the states, she was adopted, then sold on craigslist and has now […]

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Our Earth Day Scavenger Hunt was out of this world!

Apr 25, 2016

What a fantastically fun event! The rain held off and allowed our supporters to complete their tasks, photo ops, and trivia questions… Thank you to our amazing teams! 1) The […]

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WAG’s Day-After-Earth-Day Scavenger Hunt!

Mar 28, 2016

FUN FOR EVERYONE! Bring your dog and join us for an Earth Day themed Scavenger Hunt for WAG: a great afternoon of laughs, learning, and helping our wonderful Earth, all […]

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WAG welcomes two new faces…

Mar 26, 2016

We are pleased to announce some special guests arriving at the shelter in early April 2016! WAG was contacted by the Soi Dog Foundation as a potential candidate to re-home dogs […]

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Adoption Match Maker Program

Mar 13, 2016

An open letter from Jessie, our Adoptions Coordinator! Dear community member, WAG is a very unique shelter. We often take in animals that other shelters have had to turn away, due […]

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Stanley’s Diary

Mar 5, 2016

    Stanley has gone through a lot in his short life. He was badly treated, neglected and left to roam around Mt Currie as he wished. It was a […]

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Update: Critical Care Case – Louise

Mar 2, 2016

We here at WAG are so happy to announce this update on our little Critical Care Case, Louise… She arrived at WAG at only 7 weeks, sick, with swollen glands, […]

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Hippity Hop…

Feb 27, 2016

It’s Purdy’s Easter time again… Let’s order those chocolates and help support WAG! If WAG meets the minimum order of $400, we will receive 25% in proceeds.. Help us reach our […]

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Meet our latest Critical Care Case: Louise!

Feb 22, 2016

Louise came to WAG at only 7 weeks old. She was surrendered from a home that could not properly care for her. She has an unknown injury to her front […]

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Thank you Whistler Grocery!

Feb 14, 2016

A massive thank you to The Whistler Grocery Store and Abe for hosting an Aussie day raffle- not only did they donate the raffle proceeds, but they matched it for a […]

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Did you know?!

Feb 13, 2016

FEBRUARY IS BLACK DOG & CAT AWARENESS MONTH?! WHY, you may ask, do black dogs and cats need an awareness month? THEY ARE THE LEAST LIKELY TO GET ADOPTED – SIMPLY BECAUSE THEY […]

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Creekbread was a huge success!

Feb 6, 2016

Raising Dough for Arthur was a huge success! What an amazing night! We cannot believe the amount of support that was shown for Arthur, our senior sweetheart, this past Tuesday at […]

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Creekbread fundraiser – New prizes added!

Jan 30, 2016

Our Creekbread fundraiser RAISING DOUGH FOR ARTHUR is happening on TUESDAY FEBRUARY 2ND at CREEKBREAD RESTAURANT 5pm to 9pm Enjoy the BEST pizza in Whistler and win some great silent […]

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Barney’s WAG-iversary Thank You!

Dec 21, 2015

Thank you so much to everyone who came out and made Barney’s Wag-iversary so special! We were blown away by the love and generosity of this community for our special […]

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Barney’s WAG-iversary!

Dec 7, 2015

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Another great year with Pets and Santa!

Nov 30, 2015

WAG’s annual fundraiser, Pet Photos with Santa, was another success! So many pups came out to tell Santa their secret wishes for the holiday, and enjoy a photo with their […]

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Pet Photos with Santa!

Nov 8, 2015

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Taylor’s heart surgery was a huge success!

Nov 7, 2015

We are thrilled to announce that Taylor has received the first successful open heart surgery on a dog in BC. After weeks of preparation, the team at Canada West Veterinary […]

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Pan Pacific donates over $10,000 to WAG!

Nov 2, 2015

“Four years of Donations to WAG; Pan Pacific Whistler donates over $10,000 to Whistler Animals Galore (Whistler, BC) This year the team at Pan Pacific Whistler Hotels have made a donation […]

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Help take care of Taylor!

Oct 10, 2015

Taylor is a four month old rottweiler mix. He was surrendered to WAG, Whistler’s animal shelter, at the Animal Wellness Clinics held in Mount Currie. WAG is trying to help […]

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13th K9 Wine & Dine: What an amazing success!

Oct 9, 2015

What an amazing event!  Our 13th annual K9 Wine & Dine Fundraising Gala was a huge success. With over 200 guests and over 120 dogs attending, the event was a […]

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K9 Wine & Dine 2015 – one month away!

Sep 5, 2015

Our 13th annual K9 Wine & Dine gala is less than one month away! This year is going be our best one yet and staff are busy preparing for this […]

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Whistler-Minster Dog Day and Show – Thank you!

Aug 22, 2015

Last Tuesday, WAG was honored to be the charitable recipient of the first Whistler-Minster Dog Day and Show, a fundraising event hosted by Nicklaus North Golf Course on the putting […]

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Whistler-Minster Dog Day and Show!

Aug 2, 2015

A portion of ticket sales and all 100% of the auction proceeds will be donated to WAG! TICKETS: $25 for each human and dog. Email: [email protected] to get yours today! Email […]

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K9 Wine & Dine 2015

Aug 1, 2015
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WAG’s first Charity Challenge was a great success!

Jul 14, 2015

What an amazing first year for WAG’s new summer fundraiser – the Charity Challenge! Our rain dancing worked, and with Saturday came grey skies and a lot less smoke, allowing […]

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Happy Birthday Pan Pacific!

Jun 27, 2015

On Sunday July 5th, Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre turns 10 years old. And to celebrate the event, the team at the luxury Whistler hotel has some fabulous gifts for […]

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Ju Jube – check out her updates!

Jun 27, 2015

Ju-Jube arrived at the Pemberton Veterinary Hospital in rough shape. She was suffering from an unknown injury to her pelvis, leaving her little use of her hind legs, and causing […]

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WAG’s Latest Critical Care Case; Gus!

Jun 15, 2015

  Meet Gus..He is only a year old and still a big puppy! This handsome man was hit by a car and was left without veterinary care for over a […]

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Animal Wellness Clinic Fundraiser Thank You

Jun 15, 2015

  Our fundraiser has finished and we are thrilled to announce that we were able to raise a total of $1335.00 for the expansion of our Animal Wellness Clinics in […]

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Help support our Animal Wellness Clinics!

May 11, 2015

Magpie was surrendered to WAG last summer with her puppies after being vaccinated at our Wellness Clinic. Magpie’s previous puppies had died of Parvovirus, but thanks to last summer’s vaccinations, […]

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$432 raised for Norman. Thank you!

May 1, 2015

  Thank you! Normans Garage Sale was a Huge Success! Thank you to everyone that came out to Normans Garage Sale last weekend to help raise money for his Critical […]

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Our latest Critical Care Case…

Apr 5, 2015

  Meet Goofy. He is a 1 year old heeler/lab cross. When he was surrendered to us he had a significant limp and we were told that Goofy was kicked […]

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Thank You!

Mar 22, 2015

The second installment of our “Save Our Tails” pub night at the Longhorn Saloon took place last Friday night, and was a great success! The final total of what was […]

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Thank You!

Mar 14, 2015

WAG would like to extend a huge thank you to Bruce and Diana Chan for their amazing donation to our special shelter…All our tails are wagging in appreciation!   Email Facebook […]

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Thank You!

Mar 13, 2015

A massive THANK YOU to these awesome kids for collecting money for WAG! Thank you to Oliver Barrett, Seren, and Laurence Davidson – you have made a difference in the […]

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Our latest Critical Care Case…Lizzy!

Mar 6, 2015

“My names is Lizzie! I was very sick and skinny, and had a hard time finding my litter box. I am also blind.  Since I have been at WAG, I […]

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A new friendship at WAG…

Mar 1, 2015

  A new friendship has blossomed at WAG! Barnes and Wrangler are new BFFs and it has helped Barney’s confidence sky rocket! Barnes has been living at WAG for almost […]

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CONGRATULATIONS HENRY!

Feb 28, 2015

  We are so excited to announce that Henry, on the day before his amazing fundraiser was ending, has been adopted into his very own special Forever Home! His new […]

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~SABLE~ In loving memory…

Jan 22, 2015

  Sable was found in a snowy ditch, so weak and blind that she was unable to pull herself out. Thankfully a wonderful man climbed down and rescued her, carrying […]

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Meet Reba; our latest Critical Care case…

Jan 16, 2015

   This sweet girl came to WAG after she was hit by a car; she sustained extensive injury to her head, eye, face and jaw. Poor Reba has a broken […]

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Meet Sable…our latest Critical Care case

Jan 10, 2015

Meet Sable…She was found freezing and starving in a field, she was disoriented and unable to stand. A man carried her to his car where he let her warm up […]

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Thank you Santa!

Dec 18, 2014

Santa Clause himself lent some time to WAG for our annual Photos with Santa fundraiser! It was a great success….special thanks to the Hilton for hosting and Coast Mountain Photography for […]

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Thank you Emily!

Dec 18, 2014

Wag would like to extend a massive thank you to Emily Zimmerman for hosting such a successful fundraiser for WAG by raffling off an amazing custom pet portrait. Moose was […]

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Photos with Santa!

Dec 5, 2014

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Breaking News – Barnes is in a home!

Nov 29, 2014

  What an amazing couple of weeks here at WAG – the staff and volunteers can hardly believe it, but our second long term resident and special rehabilitation case – […]

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Purdy’s Chocolate Fundraiser for WAG!

Nov 27, 2014

  Dear WAG Supporters and Chocoholics, It’s that delicious time of year again! We have set up an order group with Purdy’s Fundraising Program for Christmas. If WAG manages to sell enough […]

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Breaking News…Happy is in a home!!

Nov 22, 2014

These past few weeks have seen some major changes for Happy and WAG staff. After she was featured in the newspaper, a wonderful young woman named Kera came to WAG […]

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2015 WAG Calendars have arrived!

Nov 14, 2014

   This year we are featuring our special Critical Care cases of the 2014 year. These animals were in medical distress when they arrived at WAG, and thanks to the […]

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Hoop Love Whistler loves WAG!

Nov 13, 2014

  Join Toni Smith and Nolita Ananda in a fun, unique and dynamic hula-hoop event!Located in the stunning ishkin room at the Squamish Lil’wat Center, we are spreading the fun […]

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Win a Custom Pet Portrait!

Nov 6, 2014

  Emily Zimmerman is an accomplished artist, specializing in custom pet portraits. She recently suffered the loss of her beloved WAG dog, Yukon, and in his memory, has decided to host […]

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Happy’s Diary – volume 2

Nov 6, 2014

November 5th, 2014 Well Diary, it has been a whole year since my arrival at this amazing place called WAG, and more than 5 months since I have been living […]

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Thank you from WAG! K9 Wine & Dine 2014

Oct 31, 2014

WAG would like to extend our deepest thanks to the many people and organizations that supported us is this year’s K9 Wine & Dine fundraising event during Woof Weekend at […]

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Summit Lodge tweets for WAG!

Oct 14, 2014

Follow the Summit Lodge on Twitter, and they will donate 0.50 cents for every new follower… Check out more info here or follow them HERE! Thank you Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel Email […]

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Thank You TAG!

Sep 16, 2014

WAG would like to say a HUGE thank you to The Adventure Group and their amazing team for treating the hardworking staff of the animal shelter to a day of […]

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Woof Weekend and K9 Wine & Dine 2014!

Sep 10, 2014

The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler is pleased to invite you and your dog to enjoy a weekend of invigorating activities and restful nights benefitting WAG! Woof Weekend, taking place […]

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