Why Spay and Neuter

Whiskers and Paws Gala

Whiskers and Paws leads to Woofs and Meows

April 9, 2024

The Whiskers and Paws Gala is almost here!  The annual gala and fundraiser auction is scheduled for April 27th, and all money raised at this riveting event will be used to nurture, care for, treat, and support the area’s pets in need.  We can’t wait!   Supporters of Northwest Spay and Neuter Center and Auburn Valley…

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NWSNC: the inside scoop on staff

April 7, 2020

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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A Corporate Sponsor Perspective: Colvos Construction

January 21, 2020

Whiskers Wine and Dine sponsor, and longtime fan, partnered with Northwest Spay and Neuter Center’s efforts in helping end pet overpopulation.  Colvos will focus community support in 2020 to decreasing homelessness and improving animal welfare, and they invite you to join in as well. The vision of Colvos Construction is to become a recognized and…

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So, are you a volunteer?

January 21, 2020

This is a question we get all the time.  Change up the word ‘you’ to ‘your veterinarians’, ‘your front desk staff’ or ‘your driver’ and we are 100% accurate.  This newsletter piece is a little insight on why that answer is usually no. Volunteers are precious resources, and most nonprofit organizations couldn’t accomplish what they…

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2019, A year in review

December 17, 2019

It’s something to think about starting a whole new decade in just a few weeks! 1980 still feels like it was 20 years ago.  Aren’t we lucky to have progressed from the ‘pounds’ and holding centers that homeless pets had to endure back then?  Spay and neuter services have drastically (and positively) affected animal welfare…

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Northwest Spay and Neuter Center featured on Seattle Pet Collective

November 5, 2019

Executive Director, Melanie had the great pleasure of chatting with Marika Moffitt, Owner and founder of Dirtie Dog Photography, a pet photography business in Seattle specializing in capturing the story of animals for the people who love them.   Storytelling is a beautiful art form, regardless of the topic.  However, when we get the opportunity…

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For The Love of Animals

September 16, 2019

When we opened our first stand-alone clinic as Coalition:HUMAnE in 2008, our plan was to always be the low-cost provider of spay/neuter services in our area.  Since our ultimate goal is to reduce local shelter euthanasia rates through high-volume spay/neuter programs, our primary strategy is to make sure that cost is never a barrier for…

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Planning a Future Gift

August 12, 2019

Planned giving allows you to make a donation to Northwest Spay and Neuter Center that is mutually beneficial. It’s a gift that ensures good stewardship of your assets by increasing benefits for yourself and for your family members. It’s a gift that will help families around the state gain access to affordable, high quality spay…

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Thank You, Sponsors!

January 10, 2019

Thank you to our incredible sponsors for supporting mission of the NW Spay and Neuter Center. Our sponsors for the upcoming Whiskers, Wine and Dine event include Comcast, Express Employment Professionals, Laura Fox with Kidder Mathews, Home Advisor, Johnson, Stone & Pagano, Mudbay, Physician Compliance Connection and Redfin. The deadline to secure your sponsorship is…

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Comcast Secures Sponsorship for 2019 Whiskers, Wine & Dine

December 10, 2018

As the Northwest Spay and Neuter Center (NWSNC) works to raise $250,000 for the 2019 Whiskers, Wine & Dine Gala, Comcast has stepped up to provide a $7,500 sponsorship. This generous donation dovetails nicely with Comcast’s philosophy of making a meaningful difference in the communities they serve. They are proud to support the work of…

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