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Pet Photos with Santa

By WAG Staff | November 22, 2023

Santa is coming back to town!! Join the WAG team on Saturday, December 2nd from 1-4pm for Pet Photos with Santa happening at the Westin Hotel in Whistler. A $20 donation to the animals at WAG will get you a picture snapped with Old Saint Nick as well as an entry into our Christmas Raffle. […]


By WAG Staff | November 13, 2023

WAG’s latest Critical Care Case, November 2023 This little young lady came into our care when she unfortunately required emergency surgery and hospitalization at Coast Mountain Vets for several days after becoming really unwell. Birch was brought in by her loving family presenting with vomiting, lethargy, inappetence and had lost weight. After undergoing lots of […]

2024 WAG Calendars now available!

By WAG Staff | November 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 Village.   $30 each and all the proceeds go towards the animals at WAG. Make for great holiday gifts for the animal lovers in your […]

Open Shelter Days – the last Saturday each month!

By WAG Staff | November 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 to meet.   We can’t wait to see you there! Email Facebook Twitter

WAG’s 2024 Calendar Pet Photo Contest

By Kendall Benbow | August 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 amazing prizes! Plus, this is your chance for bragging rights and to get your animal featured in WAG’s 2024 Calendar. Once your photo is received […]

WAG is hiring Shelter Assistants!

By WAG Staff | July 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 of the shelter Able to follow rigorous shelter cleaning procedures Reception/Administration Build and maintain positive relationships with donors, adopters, volunteers and community members needing assistance […]

Spring Fling Online Auction for Critical Care Animals

By WAG Staff | 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 litters of puppies and 4 litters of kittens. Nearly 20 of those 70 animals have been Critical Care cases. Critical Care is defined as any […]

Its National Volunteer Appreciation Week!

By WAG Staff | April 18, 2023

Find out more about Volunteering at WAG! Email Facebook Twitter

In Loving memory Molly

By WAG Staff | February 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 hospitalized this past weekend, WAG and the amazing veterinary teams tried their hardest, but we let her pass peacefully after she fought so hard. Molly […]

Pique’s Best of Whistler 2022

By WAG Staff | December 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 for voting for us and supporting the work we do. We are thrilled that our very own Denise Wood is pictured with Rocco as Whistler’s […]