AWF Lending Library: Books & CDs

An amazing supporter has donated some animal reference books and CDs to AWF, and so we have established a lending library with these materials! Come by the shelter during open hours if you’d like to borrow any of these great resources:



  • Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds – D. Caroline Coile
  • Choosing a Dog for Dummies – Chris Walkowicz
  • Guide to Living with a Dog – Bruce Fogle
  • For the Love of Dogs – Animal Rescue League
  • The Healing Touch – Michael W Fox
  • Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know – Alexandria Horowitz
  • Schnauzers – Fredric L Frye
  • Goodbye, Friend: Healing Wisdom for Anyone Who Has Lost a Pet – Gary Kowalski
  • Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing After Loss – Schwiebert and DeKlyen



  • We will Miss You: Support for grieving the death of a Pet
  • Be a Leader CDs 1, 2, 3, 4


If you have any current books relevant to pets & pet care that you’d like to find a home for, we will gladly add them to our collection!