A Shelter Full of Hope and Promise

Past Events & Campaigns


Jul 20, 2013

WAG’s Annual Dog Wash Fundraiser will be held on Saturday July 20th, 2013 from 11 AM to 3 PM. Don’t miss it! There will be a dog wash, of course, as well as a BBQ and bake sale with lots of yummy goodies… WAG’s Annual Dog Wash Fundraiser will be […]

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WAG’s Charity Golf Fundraiser

Jun 16, 2013

Join us on Sunday, June 16, 2013 for the first ever WAG Charity Golf Tournement!  A great day of relaxation and fun, with all proceeds going to WAG, Whistler’s animal shelter. Celebrate Father’s Day with WAG’s first Charity Golf Fundraiser! Held at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club, a prestigious […]

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Dogfest (WAG at WSSF)

Apr 20, 2013

It’s a dog’s world. In Whistler, this rings especially true, and we love it. For years, Whistler doggies and their owners have turned out in droves to celebrate the doggone greatness of canines of all sizes and stripes at Dogfest.   Canine Incredibles will be hosting a show! Village Center, […]

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WAG Launches New Youth Volunteer Position

Mar 19, 2013

WAG has just completed the pilot project for our new youth volunteer program. We would like to thank our two participants, Colin Faiella and Sadye Hill-Auld. We will now launch the program March 24th. Read the article on the new program here from the Pique Newsmagazine, and check out our […]

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Whistler Blackcomb Doggy Ski Passes

Mar 19, 2013

Available Now! Only in Whistler can you and your dog get a ski pass! Cost $20 ($15 goes straight to WAG and the care of our animals.) How to get one? Visit Whistler Blackcomb Guest Relations all year long for all the details, and to get your dog their very […]

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Whistler Ski & Snowboard Festival

Mar 19, 2013

Save the date! WAG is proud to participate in the Whistler Ski and Snowboard Festival (WSSF). WAG will be hosting a booth, so come on down and visit us. The booth will be set-up on April 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21. Ask us about volunteer opportunities to work this […]

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Must Love Dogs!

Feb 14, 2013

(¯`♥´¯) .•*¨`*♥¸.♥•*`*•.¸. ´*.¸.•´WAG is proud to announce our brand new February fundraiser “Must Love Dogs”! Join other dog-lovers at Moe Joes in Whistler for a night of yummy cocktails, fun games, amazing prizes, and maybe even a little romance! The best part?  Your pup is invited too!  Couples are also welcome! Held on Valentines […]

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Giving a Gift this Season that Helps the Animals

Dec 31, 2012

This holiday season give the gift of love. WAG is offering four different fun holiday gifts that will be wonderful to receive whether you are a pet or a person! When you give the gift of WAG you help the animals and you give a fantastic gift. Available November 26 […]

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Pet Photos with Santa!

Dec 22, 2012

Your furry-family members have wish-lists too!  Bring them to meet Santa, remember the moment with a photo, and support WAG all at the same time!  What could be better?! WHERE: The Whistler Conference Centre WHEN: December 22- 23, 1pm to 5pm. For only $10 (minimum donation, ALL proceeds go to […]

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Volunteer Fair

Nov 13, 2012

Join us at the Volunteer Fair to find out volunteer opportunities at WAG. Find out more about helping with shelter operations and animal care or choose to volunteer with our regular events, there are many ways to help the animals. Whether you are new to Whistler and looking to meet […]

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CRUSH Silent Auction at Cornucopia!

Nov 9, 2012

WAG is pleased to announce that we will be the official charity of the renowned food and wine tasting event in Whistler; Cornucopia! http://whistlercornucopia.com/ The signature event is CRUSH, a wine tasting, which will also feature a silent auction with all proceeds going to WAG and the Critical Care Fund, […]

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10th Annual K9 Wine & Dine

Sep 29, 2012

On September 29th, 2012, Whistler Animals Galore Society is hosting their 10th annual fundraiser, K9 Wine and Dine and Charity Auction in Whistler. The event is extremely popular, attracting people from Vancouver, Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton, and receives excitement from press and radio within the sea to sky corridor! Presented in […]

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WAG & GranFondo Whistler

Sep 8, 2012

The GranFondo Whistler is a mass participation cycling event  that is a race from Vancouver to Whistler for a totally of 122 Km. This is a self-set pace for recreational to advanced riders. This race is designed for a large number of cyclists at a variety of skill levels – everyone […]

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WAG & Feast in the Mountains

Aug 24, 2012

The Whistler Animal Shelter, WAG, is please to be the charitable recipient of the Feast in the Mountains. Feast in the Mountains in in Whistler on August 24 and 25. Feast in the Mountains showcases BC’s culinary bounty by transforming Whistler’s Rebagliati Park into a roaming gourmet sampling of local […]

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WAG Wanderlust Beer Garden

Aug 23, 2012

Wanderlust will be happening in Whistler from August 23 – August 26, 2012. The Whistler Animal Shelter, WAG, is pleased to be the recipient of the Wanderlust charitable beer garden. Wanderlust is a one-of-a-kind festival bringing together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top […]

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WAG & Animal Nation Kickoff Crankworx

Aug 8, 2012

Animal Nation and the Longhorn Saloon in Whistler Village are teaming up with WAG, Whistler Animal Shelter, to help kick off Crankworx with a live concert. Crankworx  in Whistler BC makes its annual transformation into the Colosseum of freeride mountain biking. In a stadium of dirt sculpted out of raw […]

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Apr 21, 2012

At the “tail end” of the World Telus Ski and Snowboard Festival is a day for dog lovers…The Whistler Dog Festival!  This day is a dedication to dogs, a fundraiser for WAG (Whistler Animals Galore).   Whistler Dog Festival Since 1982, the goal of WAG has been to improve the lives […]

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Raising Dough For Joey

Mar 27, 2012

Whistler Animal Galore and Creekbread are teaming up to raise money for our little Joey’s expensive surgery. Come by for a slice!   Joey is an 8 month old, loving husky-shepherd who requires surgery on his front paw. He is a charismatic, beautifully tempered puppy who loves to cuddle. He […]

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For The Love Of Dogs

Feb 13, 2012

A night of fun and great music, all in the name of dogs. This fundraiser is a benefit for both CARDA and WAG, and is happening at Moe Joe’s. On Monday February 13th, Moe Joe’s is hosting a fundraiser to benefit both CARDA and WAG. For The Love Of Dogs […]

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