Millie a Rescue Story

silhouette of a dog with sunset

  Millie the dog was found starving and in need of medical care on a rural country road. CCAW members gave her a forever home, and she has plumped up quite nicely. Bonkers the cat was rescued from a car accident as a tiny kitten. He defies his name and is a very mellow cat. […]

Tripod and Moses

Tripod This cat appeared in the back yard one day with a hind leg that was nothing but a bloody stump with bones sticking out. Several years later, he is healthy and happy, and has found the perfect prop for that stump in a flower pot. He lives with Jen Howe, a CCAW board member. […]

Here’s Where We’ve Used Your Donations

Dog and Cat Cuddle

[flat_button text=”Donate” title=”Donate” url=”https://ioby.org/project/give-me-shelter” padding=”10px 20px” bg_color=”#DB5800″ border_color=”#DB5800″ border_width=”1px” text_color=”#ffffff” text_size=”14px” align=”center” target=”_self”] Who ever said, “Life is a journey,” really had it right. Ruff and I met you in November from this very spot. We appealed to your generous spirit to help us help others…those dogs and cats who are lost, abandoned, living hard…in […]

Big Thanks From Grateful Animals

Cats looking out window

[flat_button text=”Donate” title=”Donate” url=”https://ioby.org/project/give-me-shelter” padding=”10px 20px” bg_color=”#DB5800″ border_color=”#DB5800″ border_width=”1px” text_color=”#ffffff” text_size=”14px” align=”center” target=”_self”]   From inside CCAW’s partially completed shelter, the view is inspiring! We imagine a fast-approaching day when dogs frisk about the outdoor play areas and cats lounge on the window ledges. Equally inspiring is the never-ceasing generosity of donors like you. Last week, […]

Homeless Pets Are Counting On You

[flat_button text=”Donate” title=”Donate” url=”https://ioby.org/project/give-me-shelter” padding=”10px 20px” bg_color=”#DB5800″ border_color=”#DB5800″ border_width=”1px” text_color=”#ffffff” text_size=”14px” align=”center” target=”_self”] Hello Friends, My friends call me Xan. I am really good friends with Ruff and Reddy. They asked me to pass along some important information about CCAW’s fund-raising efforts. I’m a pretty chatty catty, but today I’ll be purr-cise and just list […]

It’s just around the corner…

A new day A new year A new shelter A new life. Thank you so much for your enthusiastic support. Your donations say loud and clear, “This matters to me.” We’re all working together, digging into our pockets to make Dottie’s dream come true—a forever home for all of Wayne County’s homeless dogs and cats. […]

Tail Waggin’ Month

It’s been a tail waggin’ month for Wayne County dogs and cats! Since November, when Ruff and Reddy kicked off our fundraising campaign… The walls of our shelter rose from the ground. We now have a roof over our heads. Doors and windows are on the way. The Cross Charitable Foundation provided a $5,000 grant. […]

December 08, 2020 – Give Now

Building CCAW

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December 01, 2020 – It’s #Giving Tuesday!

[flat_button text=”Donate” title=”Donate” url=”https://ioby.org/project/give-me-shelter” padding=”10px 20px” bg_color=”#DB5800″ border_color=”#DB5800″ border_width=”1px” text_color=”#ffffff” text_size=”14px” align=”center” target=”_self”] What we’re grateful for… ·      A loving hand, ·      A warm bed, ·      A regular meal, ·      A patient countenance, ·      A kind word, ·      A forever home, ·      And hope for a better tomorrow for all creatures. Make a lifesaving gift now to the animals to help us […]

August 2020 – How Will You Change Their World Today?

Today is a great day to give! When you donate to Color Country Animal Welfare, you’re acknowledging the special bond you share with your own sweet pets. Very importantly, you’re also helping other cats and dogs find forever homes of their own. Please help change their world today and donate to save lives. [flat_button text=”Donate” […]