Adoption Event at Mattie & Eddie’s

Mattie & Eddie's 1301 S Joyce St, Arlington, VA, United States

Find your new best friend at Mattie and Eddie's Irish Bar & Restaurant on Saturday, November 5th from 12-3pm! AWLA will have several adoptable dogs and cats for you to…


Full House Adoption Event

It's a Full House here at AWLA! We are full to the brim with small companion animals - rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, and more - and so are offering Name…

Kids Virtual Workshop: A Kitten’s Journey


Learn about the journey of a kitten through the shelter - from AWLA's front doors to their new home - during AWLA's FREE interactive virtual Zoom workshop! During this one…


Kitten Yoga

Join AWLA and Beth A Wolfe Yoga for an all-level, mellow, playful yoga practice for people ages 10 years and older. Enjoy a casual yoga practice at the shelter while…


Operation FirePaws – Stuff the Truck!

Animal Welfare League of Arlington 2650 S Arlington Mill Dr, Arlington, VA, United States

  Join AWLA and the Arlington County Fire Department on Friday, November 18 from 9am - 11am for the finale of our Operation FirePaws donation drive! Help us 'stuff the…

Free Microchip Clinic

Get your pets a microchip at AWLA!  AWLA is offering a FREE microchip clinic for dogs and cats on November 19. This clinic is by reservation only. If you arrive…

Puppy Yoga

Join AWLA and Beth A Wolfe Yoga for an all-level, mellow, mostly-seated yoga practice (including a lot of puppy yoga poses) for people ages 10 and older. Enjoy practicing yoga…


Canceled Ugly Sweater Party

Wilson Hardware 2915 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA, United States

Due to unforeseen circumstances, AWLA's Ugly Sweater Party has been cancelled. We hope to be able to reschedule this event soon! We apologize for any inconvenience. 


FREE Dog Adoption Event

Our dog kennels are full! We need adopters and fosters ASAP! From December 2 to 4 we are offering FREE adoption fees for all adult dogs (6 months +). Standard…


Low-Cost Vaccine & Microchip Clinic – FULL

This clinic is FULL. Please check back for 2023 dates! Get your pets their vaccines or a microchip at AWLA!  AWLA offers rabies vaccines, distemper vaccines (DAPPv for dogs and…

Kids Virtual Workshop: Becoming A Veterinarian


Learn all about becoming a veterinarian with AWLA's FREE interactive virtual Zoom workshop! During this one hour program, kids will learn about the long journey it takes to become a…