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Shelter Open House Gives Local Shelter a Chance to Share New Happenings

WENATCHEE- Join Wenatchee Valley Humane Society (WVHS) on Saturday, October 6, 2018, as it participates in the 7th Annual Statewide Shelter Open House, hosted by Pawsitive Alliance. WVHS will be joining over 25 shelters in every region of the state for this exciting event that gives shelters across Washington the opportunity to host an Open House and bring community members in as honored guests.

“This year many of the shelters involved are choosing fun, new activities to get their community involved and to showcase their animals”, says Amy Ferguson, Executive Director of Pawsitive Alliance.


WVHS will have great adoption specials for the event selected by a spin of the wheel, insightful observation of our dog play group, fun giveaways to new adopters thanks to PetSmart in East Wenatchee and, as a Hill’s Science Diet partner, will have sample food bags to send home with every adopted animal! It’s sure to be a fun day, so come visit the shelter and see what’s new and maybe find a new addition to your family!

Pawsitive Alliance would like to thank their sponsors for this event: Martha Faulkner--RSVP Real Estate, Canine Behavior Center, Petcurean, Good Neighbor Vet, Pet Connection Magazine, and DML Insurance. For more information on Washington State Shelter Open House, visit Pawsitive Alliance’s website,, or the Shelter Open House Facebook event page and follow #shelteropenhouse during the event for exciting shelter updates and heartwarming adoption stories.

To take advantage of the adoption specials and fun, visit WVHS on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 11-3 p.m. at Wenatchee Valley Humane, located at 1474 S. Wenatchee Ave. in Wenatchee.

About Pawsitive Alliance
Pawsitive Alliance's mission is to help end the euthanasia of adoptable dogs and cats in Washington by increasing adoptions, supporting spay and neuter programs, and improving pet retention. To learn more about our life saving partnerships and programs visit Since 2005, Pawsitive Alliance has helped more than 7,000 homeless pets find loving homes.

About WVHS

Founded in 1967, the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society (WVHS) is a private non-profit organization with a mission is to serve the community through education, protection and pet adoptions. We continue our mission by caring for displaced pets, rescuing injured and lost animals, providing a low cost spay/neuter program, hosting a pet food assistance bank, offering a Pets for Life program, investigating cruelties and finding homes for the orphaned animals. If you would like to volunteer, donate, or more information on how you can help, email or call (509) 662-9577.