October 21, 2012

It started like every other week but soon things turned to a bustling pace. On Monday we had ten of our bunny friends visit. Tuesday followed with our usual surgeries and dental procedures. Then came Wednesday...



52     18     12     16


These may appear to be just random numbers...

July 30, 2012

There is more than one way to help save the life of a homeless animal.

Our spay/neuter clinic is up and running and it has been a gratifying success! The results of our first 6 months in operation demonstrate that we are gradually making a difference in the world of pet overpopulation and we remain determined to continue on this life-...

Tuesday and Wednesday are very busy days at the Fox Valley Animal Welfare League’s newest venture. Since opening at the end of February, FVAWL’s new Spay and Neuter Clinic has been filling up fast, supplying discounted or low cost services for the general public, shelters and rescues in the Western suburbs. To date, the organization...

April 27, 2012

Little did she know that adopting a kitten from Fox Valley Animal Welfare League (FVAWL) would affect her life so dramatically.


Three years ago Aurora native Crystal Hoskins, then 22, found a cute little ball of black-and-white fluff she named Paris with the help of Aurora Animal Control and FVAWL.


“[Paris is] kind of a spoiled littl...

March 9, 2012

Dr. Richard Nye has seen it many times. He knows the effect it can have on an individual’s life.


An animal—be it a dog, a rabbit, a gerbil, even a bird—becomes a “best friend.”


“I can think of so many different stories where an animal has made a significant impact on an individual’s life,” said Dr. Nye, an exotic animal veterinarian...

February 17, 2012

If Bo, a Portuguese water dog, is America’s “First Dog,” then certainly Gabbygirl, a pitbull, must be Fox Valley’s “First Dog.”


But Gabbygirl, whose picture now hangs prominently in the lobby of Fox Valley Animal Welfare League’s (FVAWL) new state-of-the-art low-cost spay/neuter clinic, wasn’t necessarily destined for greatness.



Please reload

Featured Posts

Who Let The Dogs Out?

October 21, 2012

Please reload

Recent Posts

October 21, 2012

Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags

I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • Google+ Basic Square

© 2016 Fox Valley Animal Welfare League. All rights reserved

11 John Street, North Aurora, IL 60542

Phone: 630-800-2254


  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon