Mary Beddingfieldsmith

Mary and her partner Scott moved to Torrey after living in Logan for almost forty years. Before they were married, Mary explained there could be no “I do” unless Scott agreed that union included animals in the family. They now spend a good portion of each day attending to the

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Cheryl Blondal

I was born in southern California and moved to Sandy, Utah where I owned a hair salon in Sandy for 20 years. I moved to Torrey in 1999 and I have a hair salon at the Thousand Lakes RV Resort where we live. I became a CCAW board member last

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Annie Holt

Annie Holt

After years of weekend visits to Torrey, Annie and her husband, Don Gomes, finally settled here full time. After 40 years in healthcare and job-related moves to Indianapolis, San Antonio, and Anchorage, Annie is content to sleep in and spend time enjoying life. Annie and Blaze, a herding dog, spend

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Jen Howe

Jen grew up in Oregon, but has lived many places before moving to Torrey 20 years ago.. She is a registered nurse, and currently owns a guiding business with her husband Steve. She has always been surrounded by animals of all kinds and has been an advocate for their well

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Beau’s Story

Beau was found abandoned in Fremont and brought to a CCAW foster volunteer. A family on vacation stopped by the CCAW booth at the annual Apple Days festival and decided to to adopt this handsome boy. Beau traveled first class to his new home in California. UPDATE: September 2015 Beau

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Izzy

We’ve always had dogs in our family: Jeffry was raised by German Shepherds and Emily was raised by Keeshonden. When we got married, the first thing we did after finding a dog-friendly apartment was bring a rescued beagle-corgi named Penny into our lives. Then when we bought our first house,

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Jazzy’s Story

  Jen and Cheryl, Five months in and I can’t imagine my life or our home without her. First, thank you both for all that you do to insure that vulnerable creatures are loved and cared for and find their forever homes and loving families. As you know, I followed

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March 2, 2021 – Thank You

Thank You for Helping Us! March 2, 2021 Thank you so much to everyone who donated to our ioby campaign fundraiser. You helped us reach our goal to fund the new animal shelter facility! The facility will be opening this summer, and we are so thrilled about it. From the

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Sushiel Keswani

Sushiel Keswani

Sushiel lived in NJ for nearly 35 years before retiring from management consulting and moving to Utah for a life of peace and solitude. He now pursues his hobbies of music, writing, cooking, and gardening. Sushiel is actively involved with CCAW and is also volunteering with the Wayne County Fire

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