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

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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

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Big Thanks From Grateful Animals

Cats looking out window

  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, your contributions far exceeded the $1,000 matching grant

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Homeless Pets Are Counting On You

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 the facts. This on-line campaign began in November,

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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

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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

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December 08, 2020 – Give Now

Building CCAW

Dear CCAW Friends, Let’s raise our paws in celebration of our first week of funding efforts! Thanks to you, we received $4,395 towards our goal of $34,000. You continue to provide the support that is so important for the welfare of cats and dogs in need. They thank you from

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

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 reach the final creation of our local shelter for homeless

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