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Week for the Animals!
 2024 Dates TBA in accordance with CDC/Governor guidelines!

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Join us in celebrating this exciting week for Washington animals! 

We are pleased to announce the 7th Washington Week for the Animals presented by Animal World USA will be presented TBA.

See how other Animal World USA Weeks for the Animals have been celebrated at
This includes USA state weeks, UK Week for the Animals, India Week for the Animals and Africa Weeks for the Animals.

See Calendar of Events page is for events taking place across Washington  during this truly exciting upcoming  Washington Week for the Animals.  

Throughout the week, educational institutions, animal shelters, rescue groups, and humane organizations across the state will be hosting scores of wonderful animal-related special events.  Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens will be joining in, creating and planning exciting activities to celebrate and help animals.  

Events will include adoption fairs, low cost spay/neuter awareness events, shelter  days, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, activities for farm animal awareness and therapy dogs visiting hospitals.

Also to be included are a salute to our K9 military and working dogs, cat initiatives, animal law campaign, educational programs, and fun-filled festival days for families to come and enjoy food, music and the always amazing animals!

Events are being planned now, and we encourage animal lovers everywhere to become involved so we can all collectively participate!  See the page "Become Involved" on this website for lots of great ideas and suggestions.

See the Calendar of Events. Please note we will be adding events up to and activities throughout the exciting week. 

Please Join Together With:
Governor Jay Inslee

Animal World USA
Allen & Mead Law Firm, Seattle, Washington
Animal Law Coalition, Seattle, Washington
Animal People, Clinton, Washington
Animal Services, Olympia, Washington
Animals As Natural Therapy
A Pet Spa, Everett, Washington 98292
Aberdeen Scottish Terrier Rescue, Vancouver, Washington  98660 
Adopt-A-Pet, Shelton, Washington  98584 
Adopt a Husky, Pacific Northwest
Akita Rescue Society, Inc., Tenino, Washington  98589 
Alternative Humane Society, Bellingham, Washington  98226 
American Cocker Spaniel Rescue, Anacortes, Washington  98221 
Anacortes Animal Relief Fund (AARF), 
Angels In Flight - Avian Rescue, Orting, Washington  98360 
Angels Pet Rescue, Olympia, Washington  98516 
Animal Home Find, Yakima, Washington  98908 
Animal Lovers Society, Animal Rescue & Adoption, Seattle, Washington 
Animal Protection Society of San Juan Island, friday harbor, Washington  98250 
Animal People, Clinton, WA
Animal Rescue, puyallup, Washington  98371 
Animal Rescue & Adoption, Yelm, Washington  98597 
Animal Rescue Families, Bremerton, Washington  98337
Animals In RecoveryAIR, Seattle, Washington  98136 
Animals' Crusaders, Lynnwood, Washington  98037 
Another Chance Rescue, Silver Lake, Washington  98645 
Ark Humane Society, Bellingham, Washington  98225 
ARmedia Group, Seattle, Washington  98107 
Art for Animals' Sake, Seattle, Washington 
Avalon Mist Equine Rescue Inc. - Avalon Mist Equine Rescue Inc.. (Yakima) 
BaaHaus Animal Rescue Group, Vashon island, Washington  98070 
Backyard Wildlife Sanctuary Program 
Bats Northwest, Lynwood, Washington 
Benton-Franklin Humane Society, Tri-cities, Washington  99302 
Best Friends Rescue Foundation, Kelso, Washington  98626 
Best Little Rabbit, Rodent & Ferret House, Seattle, Washington  98125 
Birdnote, Clinton, Washington
Blue Mountain Humane Society, Walla Walla, Washington  99362 
Bob's Amigos, A Pet Rescue, Gig Harbor, Washington  98329 
Bremerton Animal Control, Bremerton, Washington  98337 
Broken Oaks Equine Retirement Center, dallesport, Washington  98617 
Bulldog Haven NW,  Everett, Washington
Burro Rescue Rehab Relocation Onus, Cheney, Washington  99004 
Camano Animal Shelter, Camano island, Washington  98292 
Canine Connections, Snoqualmie
Cascade Animal Protection Society, Sumner, Washington  98390 
Cascade Bulldog RescueRehome Inc, Buckley, Washington  98321
Cascadia Research Collective, Olympia, Washington
Cascadia Bassett Hound, Western Washington
Cat Keepers, Graham, Washington  98338 
Cat Purebred Rescue (CPR), Seattle, Washington  98166 
Central Valley Collie & Sheltie Rescue, Sequim
Chez Chevaux - Horse Rescue. (Monroe) 
Child’s Play, Seattle, Washington
Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest Cle Ellum, Washington 
Clallam County Humane Society., Port angeles, Washington  98363 
Clark County Animal Protection and Control, Vancouver, Washington  98666 
Clarkston Animal Shelter, Clarkston, Washington  99403 
CLAWS and PAWS Animal Shelter, Quincy, Washington  98848 
Coalition: Humane, Gig Harbour
Companion Animal Aid and Placement Society / SPCA Pullman, WA99165 
Companion Animal Care Project, Shelton, Washington  98584 
Companion Animal Rescue Society,  Tacoma
Concern for Animals, Olympia, Washington  98507 
Conservation Through Public Health Ctph
Coonhound Opportuniteis Organization, Seattle/Bremerton
Country Critters Rescue Corral, Sedro-Woolley, Washington  98284 
Dachshund Rescue NW & Dachshund Club of Spokane, Airway Heights, WA 
Dane Outreach, Statewide
Delta Society, Bellevue, Washington 
Denny Creek Neighborhood Alliance
Diamonds in the Ruff Training for Dogs & Their People, Spokane  509-328-6959
Dog Patch Humane, Colville, Washington  99114 
Dog Rescue Around Washington,  Tacoma
Dog Mania Grooming &  Daycare, Seattle
Dog Paw, Vancouver, Washington
Doney Memorial Pet Clinic, Seattle, Washington  98104 
Eastern Washington Parrot Rescue, Sprague, Washington  99032 
Eastern Washington Siberian Husky Rescue
Eastside Pet Adoption Center- Bellevue/Crossroads, bellevue, Washington  98008 
Ellensburg Animal Shelter, Ellensburg, Washington  98926 
English Setter Rescue, Gig harbor, Washington  98335 
Equine Rescue Association, Tulalip, Washington  98271 
Everett Animal Shelter, Everett, Washington  98201 
Evergreen Animal Rights Network, Olympia, Washington  98505 
Feline Friends, Shelton, Washington  98584 
Feline Rescue,  University place, Washington  98466 
Feral Care, Seattle, Washington  98125 
For The Horse Equine Rescue, Stanwood, Washington  98292 
Forget Me Not Animal Shelter, Republic, Washington  99166 
Friends of Campus Cats, Seattle, Washington  98125 
Friends of the Animals Foundation, Seattle, Washington  98116 
Friends of the Forks Animal, Forks, Washington  98331 
Furry Friends, Vancouver, Washington, Washington 
Goldendale Animal Shelter, Goldendale, Washington  98620 
Good Fox Birdie Haven, serving Washington state
Grant County Animal Outreach, Moses Lake, Washington  98837
Grant County Animal Outreach, operating the Moses Lake Shelter
Greg Biffle Foundation
Greyhound Pets, Inc. Oak harbor, Washington  98277 
Happypaws Farm, Spokane Washington
Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals / Hava Heart Sanctuary Raymond
Harbor Hope Cat Rescue, Gig harbor, Washington  98335 
Homeward Pet Adoption Center, Woodinville, Washington  98072 
Humane Society For Southwest Washington
Hooved Animal Rescue of Thurston County, Olympia, Washington  98506 
Hope for Horses, Sultan, Washington  98072 
Hoquiam Animal Shelter, Hoquiam, Washington  98550 
House Rabbit Society - Washington State, Redmond, Washington  98073 
Humane Evacuation Animal Rescue Team, Spokane, Washington
Humane Society - Western Region - HappyPaws Farm, Stanwood, WA 98292
Humane Society of Skagit Valley - Burlington
Humane Society for SW Washington, Vancouver
Humane Society For Tacoma And Pierce County
Inland Empire Golden Retriever Rescue, Spokane 
It's Meow or Never Animal Rescue & Sanctuary , Woodinville, Washington 
Jeremy's Reptile Rescue,  Vancouver
Justice Animal Welfare Society, Vancouver, Washington
Joint Animal Services, Olympia, WA  98506
Kennewick General Hospital Pet Therapy
Kindred Souls Foundation, Sheilacoom
King County Pet Adoption Center, Kent
King County Search Dogs, Redmond, Washington
Kitty Haven, Tacoma
Kitsap Humane Society, Silverdale, WAshington
Missing Pet Partnership, National 
Mollywood Avaian Sanctuary, Bellingham, Washington 
NightSong Siberian Husky Rescue , Dayton, WA
Northwest Bloodhounds Search and Rescue, Tacoma
Northwest Organization for Animal Help (N.O.A.H.) - 
Northwest Horseback Search and Rescue, King County
Old Dog Haven, For Senior Dogs, Lake Stevens, Washington
Olympic Animal Sanctuary, 
Pacific Parrot Placement, Gig Harbor
Pacific Crest Search Dogs
Pampered Parrots Avian Rescue , Spokane
Partners for Pets, Spokane, Washington
Pasados Safe Haven, Sultan, Washington
Petsavers - Bremerton
Pigs Peace Sanctuary , Stanwood, Washington
PIN-Pit Bulls in Need, Spokane
Progressive Animal Welfare Society Paws,Lynwood Washington
Purrfect Pals Cat
Precious Life Animal Sanctuary, Sequiem, Washington
Ravensgate Border Collie Rescue, Stanwood
Regional Animal Services, King County
Rescue Every Dog, Seattle
Saint Rescue of  Spokane, Deer Park
Samoyed Rescue of Washington State,  Tenino
Sara's Sanctuary, Redmond, Washington
Sarvey Wildlife Center
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Friday Harbor, WA
Seattle Dogspot, Seattle, WA 
Seattle Humane Society, Seattle, WA
Seattle Purebred Dog Rescue. Seattle
Second Chance Ranch, Elma, Washington
Shabby Chic Cat Rescue, Seattle
Shire Rescue , Post Angeles, Washington
Snow Leopard Trust, Seattle
Spok Animal Care, Spokane
Spokane Humane Society, Spokane  Washington
Spoiled Rottn Rottweiler Rescue - LaCenter
StillPointe Llama Sanctuary, Silverdale 
The Animal Rescue Site, Seattle, Wshington
The Humane Society for Tacoma and Pierce County
The League oof Humane Voters of Washington State
The Noah Center, Stanwood
Three Rivers Rescue, Snoqualmie
Thumqua Rabbit Sanctuary, Spokane
Vashon Island Pet Protectors, Vashon Island
WA Boxer Rescue, Richland Penn, Pasco
Wags to Riches Animal Rescue and Sanctuary - Union Gap
Waif - Whidbey Animals' Improvement Foundation, Coupeville, Washington
Washington Alaskan Malumute Adoption League, Co;bert
Washington Explorer Search and Rescue and All Breeds Canine Search and Rescue
Washington Ferret Rescue And Shelter, Kirkland, Washington
Washington State University, Equine Assisted Program
Washington State University's College of Veterinary Medicine
Welfare for Animals Guild, Sequim
Whatcom County Humane Society - Bellingham
Whitman County Humane Society
Wild Felid Advocacy Center of Washington 

Please support our wonderful Washington Week for the Animals partners!

Thank you Governor Inslee for proclaiming
Washington Week for the Animals
Scroll to read last proclamation before COVID
interrupted our celebration schedule.

Governor Jay Inslee
Governor Jay Inslee patting Tillie who saved her canine sister, Phoebe.