Transporting Family Pets - Resources & Information
All of us at the St. Croix Animal Welfare Center (AWC) are saddened to know that many of our friends will be leaving. We wish you all the best and thank you for all you have done for AWC over the years.
We are providing [...]
Don’t forget to renew your memberships! By becoming a member you are helping the AWC save animals and give them the love and furever homes they deserve!
We have more information on our membership page! You may renew online, in person or by mail! You will also be able to vote at and attend our Annual [...]
Short Greets Spring in Central Park
Shorty, a full grown Crucian mix, spent several months at AWC seeking a home. He attended off site adoptions. He participated in school programs as a reading partner for elementary students. He liked cats, kids, people of all stripes. And yet, no one who visited AWC saw Shorty’s great [...]
The St. Croix Animal Welfare Center (AWC) encourages you not to forget your pets when preparing for potential disasters. All dogs on St. Croix are required by law to be licensed with AWC. The cost is only $5.
Owners can also microchip their pets for $25 for added security.
Pets should be brought inside or in an [...]
Heart of Hope
New Membership Campaign
Here at the St. Croix Animal Welfare Center (AWC) we work hard towards eradicating animal cruelty and neglect—to provide hope. According to Merriam-Webster, Neglect means to give little attention or respect to. Pets come to us in incredible stages of suffering because they have simply been ignored and disregarded. [...]
Stephany DeJesus at Alfredo Andrews
AWC staff member Stephany DeJesus and AWC pet Shorty read to elementary students as part of AWC’s participation in the 21st Century program.