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Max the Lab

This is max the yellow lab, who all ways finds the fun side of things, and he makes his peeps laugh, and loves his friends fifi and gigi the rats

CHLOE’S STORY

After losing one of our dogs after a long battle with pancreatitis, and almost losing the other one to a ruptured uterus, i never thought I would get another dog. Riley a blue heeler who is deaf, fretted so much…

We have a furball of energy

Harry came to us around about 12 months ago since then he has provided nothing but joy and happiness to our family

Ellie

In 2009 I adopted a beautiful 3 year old dog named Ellie from AWL at the Gold Coast. As soon as I saw Ellie I knew that she was the dog for me. Unfortunately she had only recently been surrendered…

Lola

David and I adopted Lola yesterday. We went in to have a look on Saturday and saw her and fell in love with her but we didn't get her then. The next day we both wanted to go back and…

The lovely Miss Lola Boo

We saw a black little ball of fur nestle in the back of a kennel in a pet store that belonged to the AWL - and just KNEW she had to come home with us! Lola Boo (as our toddlers…

Missy loves her new home

When we walked in to the awl in 2008 we were just there to have a look around but then in one of the shelters stood my dog missy. She was one of a kind she is bits of everything…

Sami/Odin

Odin (was Sammy) makes us smile every day. We adopted him from shelter rd approx 8 months ago and he has been a gentle, smart and loyal member of the family from day 1! He enjoys the beach and snuggles…

Our 2 Beautiful Bubs – Molly & Davey!

HI AWL, We are members and supporters of your wonderful organisation. You all do such amazing work! Our two beautiful bubs are the most amzing cats anyone could want. Molly is now 10 years old - we got here in…

Hello from Dolce now Aston

I just wanted to drop you a line to let you know how our beautiful boy is going. Firstly, he has had a name change- he now goes by the very posh name of Aston Martin, to which he is…

An update on little Bob

Hi, It's been nearly 18 months since we've adopted "Bob". He's happily acclimatised to our move to Melbourne and get's along with everyone, including our grand daughter. My father who recently visited wanted to take him home. Bob still chases…

Calvin’s Cuddles Keep Coming

Over the years the Animal Welfare League of Queensland has re-homed animals to all types of environments and people of all ages. Calvin the two year old toy poodle is no different, having found a new home, delighting and charming…

Lolly,(now Archie) new home

Hi to all at AWL at Shelter Road,just letting you know all about our little boy " Lolly " that we adopted yesterday,Friday,21st October.Well, he is just beautiful,he travelled back to Brisbane snuggled up on my lap,with lots of kisses…

Dozer and Ellie – The Facebook Phenomenom

The AWLQ’s Facebook page almost went into meltdown on Wednesday 19 October with an overwhelming response from the public to Dogue De Bordeaux (French Mastiff) Dozer and his ‘come adopt me please’ photo. Dozer and his English Bull Mastiff girlfriend…

Peppa the Singing Puppy

I fostered Peppa in February. I just wanted to help with all the flood animals they had and when I got there Miss Princess Peppa trotted in and I thought "oh no" I am going to have to adopt her.…

Mili-Moli ” My Story”

I fostered Mili-Moli from AWL she was about 2 weeks old with her brother and sister. When they were ready to be sold Mili was a little on the skinny side so I bought her. She had the most adorable…

Benny

We met Benny on Easter weekend of 2010. The moment he nuzzled our fingers through his carrier door we knew he was coming home with us. Within hours of getting home he was settled in, already found his litter tray…

Pickles the Wonderful Cat

Dean and I collected Pickles up Christmas Eve 2009. Dean asked what I wanted for Christmas and I said that I wanted to 'save a life'. We got to meet two cats that day but Pickles (formally Suzie) decided that…

Jerry’s story

Jerry was only about 4 moths old when we took him home from AWL (Coombabah). He appealed to us by his playful and happy character. He seemed to love his new home stright away, he was not shy and was…

Fisher

Fisher has now been in our home for 7 weeks, and already we cannot imagine our lives without him. He loves nothing more than lounging around on the couch all day having his belly rubbed, and at night he takes…

My Giant

We adopted little Mosimo from a set up you had at a shopping centre. He was the tiny ginger baby who was the cutest thing I'd ever seen! Mosi has grown to 8.4kg and is an absolute giant! He's very…

Candy & CoCo

In May this year we adopted little Candy & CoCo from AWL Coombabah Shelter. They do everything together like sisters do and love playing in their cat tunnel and chasing balls. They have brought us so much joy and they…

Rocky is a clever little pooch

Last year we adopted Rocky from the AWL. Since then we have all learnt a lot about dogs and had lots of fun teaching him how to rollover, stay, shake hands, chase a frisbee, and give us the ball. We…

Winston, the puppy formerly known as Bronco.

Hi there, I have been in my new home for almost three weeks and I am a happy puppy. I love being in the kitchen when she cooks but she won't give me any scraps. I think it is because…