Saving Stray Animals

Saving Stray Animals

Because every pet deserves a peaceful, safe and healthy life

Saving Stray Animals

Saving Stray Animals

Because every pet deserves a peaceful, safe and healthy life

Saving Stray Animals

Saving Stray Animals

Because every pet deserves a peaceful, safe and healthy life

We rely on help from the community to help local animals.

How to Help

Petco Love Stories Contest

Petco Love Stories Contest

Have you adopted an animal from this shelter? Would you like the chance to share how your pet has changed your life and help the shelter possibly win some money? Well if that sounds interesting, now is your chance! Petco Love(formerly the Petco Foundation) is holding a contest for animal shelters to win some money by having adopters share their stories of how their pet has changed their lives Here is what you need to send in: A written story in 500 words or less Four photos One photo of the pet One photo of the pet with adopter Two additional photos that illustrate the story of...

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Board Members

Board President - Cindy and her husband Tom are both active in their farming operation and own Oak Street Manufacturing in Monticello. They ...
Cindy Bagge
Treasurer - Lisa was raised in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Iowa in 2013. She began working at Honkamp Krueger in 2015 and is currently ...
Lisa Wigington
Board Member - Candy began volunteering for AWF in 2004 after AWF reached out to the community for volunteers. Candy has been AWF's top fund...
Candy Roberg
Board Member - From Cimarron, Kansas, Mike and his wife Lisa live in Monticello. Lab Max and former AWF shelter dogs Zeus, the Great Dane, a...
Mike Batman
Board Member - Jon has been on the board since September, 2019. He was born and raised in Dubuque, Iowa and  has resided  in Monticello for ...
Jon Avenarius
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