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$7,000 Grant for Community Vet Care Received

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve received a $7,000 grant from Banfield Charitable Trust to help local pet owners with vet care assistance! BWAR Founder and President, Denise Bitz, says that “A key strategy in our mission to help build a No-Kill community is to keep animals healthy, happy and in their homes and out […]

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Wicked Weed Brewing Release Party

This weekend, Asheville’s own Wicked Weed Brewing is launching their first-ever benefit beer, Brother Wolf Feral Ale. “It’s a ‘mutt beer’, inspired by Brother Wolf Animal Rescue,” Walt Dickinson told us with a grin. Walt and his brother, Luke, are two of the co-owners of the award-winning local brew pub, Wicked Weed Brewing. “This is […]

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Behavior Wellness is a Core Competency on the Path to No-Kill

  Our Manager of Animal Behavior, Tristan Rehner, has an interesting background. Before she got her Masters in Animals and Public Policy from Tufts University, and became an expert animal behavior counselor, she was a professional dancer! She did Modern dance, and worked in Europe and Canada as a freelance artist, before giving it all […]

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Run for the Paws Forms

Your business can be a hero to animals in need by sponsoring the Run for the Paws 5K and 1 Mile Walk and Wagging Wellness Fair! Click the link below to download the sponsorship package as a PDF. Click here to download sponsorship form.   As a Run for the Paws participant, we invite you […]

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Denise Bitz and Paul Berry in front of the BWAR Adoption Center. Photos courtesy Asheville Citizen Times.

A No Kill Asheville is Coming

Dear Friend, The turn of the year is welcomed by most.  It’s an opportunity for a fresh start and new resolutions- whether to lose those extra 20lbs you put on last year,  to spend less time dabbling in electronics and more time enjoying the outdoors, or, in our case- to help our community go No-Kill!  […]

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Urgent Weather Warning for the Southeast

Brother Wolf Animal Rescue warns that pet owners need to take immediate precautions to help keep their animals safe during the approaching below freezing temperatures predicted to hit this area on Monday and Tuesday. “BWAR wishes that people would bring their animals into their homes at all times but especially during this bone chilling cold […]

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Breaking News from Brother Wolf!

Brother Wolf Animal Rescue hires new Executive Director, announces four-point plan to help build a No-Kill Asheville. The Board of Directors of Brother Wolf Animal Rescue is pleased to announce that Paul Berry has been hired as the organization’s new Executive Director. Berry is former CEO of Best Friends Animal Society (the largest animal sanctuary […]

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