Alamo Area Partners For Animalwelfare

Rating: 5 stars   10 reviews

Issues: Animals

Location: PO Box 17324 San Antonio TX 78217 USA

Mission: The mission of Alamo Area Partners for Animal Welfare (AAPAW) is to bring animal welfare organizations, veterinarians and the community together in partnership to improve the lives of animals in the San Antonio area.
Results: AAPAW has already successfully found homes at Mega Adoption Events for over 3100 homeless pets, with almost 1000 in 2011 alone.
Direct beneficiaries per year: Homeless dogs and cats in and around San Antonio
Geographic areas served: San Antonio and surrounding area
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Rating: 5 stars  

I moved here as a military dependent two years ago. I have a graduate degree in Canine/Human Interaction, and have been involved in animal rescue for years. Knowing virtually nothing about the animal welfare community at first, I started searching the web for the organization that seemed to have the best reputation. AAPAW - Alamo Area Partners for Animal Welfare repeatedly came out on top. I joined, and for the past two years have found that there is no group more reputable, compassionate, and fully of integrity than AAPAW. They consistantly hold high standards for all their animal welfare events, including how they treat both volunteers and, of course, the animals. They have excellent leadership and put countless hours into doing everything possible to help the animals in this city, which unfortunately has a huge stray population problem. AAPAW never gives up trying to amend this situation through education, adoption events, working with local animal control to form a cohesive group, etc - and they do it purely as volunteers. It is an organization that has helped thousands of stray animals and local rescues, and I am proud to be affiliated with them.

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

AAPAW is a wonderful organization that partners with rescues, the city shelter, vets and the community to help the homeless animals in the San Antonio area. Over 3100 animals have found homes through AAPAW Adoption events - almost 1000 in 2011 alone! Countless other animals have been saved through the cooperation, knowledge share and support of the amazing network of AAPAW members. This is a great group helping San Antonio animals find loving homes and getting San Antonio closer to become a No Kill City!

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

Life-changing

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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