A Shelter Full of Hope and Promise

Critical Care Medical Program

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WAG's Critical Care Program provides animals with funding for special medical needs. Many of the animals that arrive at WAG have sad and painful histories of abuse, injury, starvation or neglect. The Critical Care Program was developed to ensure there was money available to treat animals immediately and over the long term.  

These programs rely solely on your donations to exist - please consider donating to an animal in need today!

Ways to Donate to the Critical Care Fund:

  1. Donate ONLINE! You can choose which animal receives your donation by selecting their Fund.
  2. Donate by Credit card by calling the Shelter directly at 604.935.8364
  3. Mail in a cheque to : P.O. Box 274, Whistler, B.C. Canada V0N 1B0.
  4. Donate by CASH, Debit or Credit Card by dropping by the Shelter at 8000 Nesters, Rd., Whistler, during our Open Hours.

Please note: If donations for a specific animal exceed their medical expenses, the surplus will be added to our General Critical and Compassionate Care Fund, and help support other WAG animals with special medical needs.

Our Current Critical Care Cases

Disney Family

“Hello, our names are Mrs. Potts, Chip, Beast, Belle, Gaston, and Plumette! Our Story: “Our family was surrendered to WAG at one of the Mount Currie Wellness Clinics that WAG operates, providing low-cost vet care to low-income families. Our story is tragic as there used to be 9 puppies, but […]

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Tater Tot

“Hello, my name is Tater Tot!” My Story: “I am a senior lady with many health problems that have been neglected for years. I am very overweight and have multiple tumors, including a large one on the side of my face. I have not been putting weight on my front […]

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“Hello, my name is Mindy!” My Story: “I was a stray in Whistler for many years and was being fed by some kind neighbors. One day it was reported that I was most likely pregnant. Before WAG could get to me, I had my babies in a cardboard box! Thankfully […]

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“Hello, my name is Asher…” My Story: “I was left unsupervised with a large teenage dog who didn’t know how to act around cats which resulted in me being bitten, causing multiple fractures to my leg. The worst part of the story was that I was left without the necessary […]

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