NWSNC: the inside scoop on staff

A phrase I am sure we have all heard at least once is “Choose a job you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life”.  While what we do inside the walls of Northwest Spay and Neuter Center is HARD WORK, it is also rewarding, impactful, meaningful, and incredibly important.  The…

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Meet a board member: Joe Ponepinto!

When I was a boy I always seemed to have a pet, whether it was a bird or a turtle, or the snake my mother couldn’t stand, or the mouse that must have been pregnant when I bought her and freaked out Mom even more when it gave birth to a dozen babies. But it…

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A history lesson: Early NWSNC

Our clinic name, Northwest Spay & Neuter Center tells you several things: what we do and where we are.  However, we weren’t always known as NWSNC.  From its founding in late 2001 through 2007, Peninsula Spay/Neuter Project (the early organization name) facilitated over 10,000 spays and neuters of pet cats and dogs, as well as…

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A SIT-DOWN WITH MAYOR WOODARDS

It was a sunny summer morning when Melanie and I had the opportunity to sit down with Mayor of Tacoma, Victoria Woodards, to talk about her experience at the Center, and how non-profits like us benefit our community. Earlier this year Mayor Woodards took her dog, Genesis to Northwest Spay and Neuter, and we decided…

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