Pet of the Week


Spayed Female
Adult (2 to 8 years)
Pet of the Week


Neutered Male
Young (6 months to 2 years)

Helping Whidbey Island Pets and Their People

Whidbey Animals’ Improvement Foundation (WAIF) is a non-profit organization which was formed in 1990 in an effort to help Whidbey Island’s homeless companion animals. WAIF is dedicated to providing food, shelter, veterinary care, and nurturing to displaced pets until loving homes can be found for them.

Click here for our latest COVID-19 operations update.


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Hello, As promised I wanted to provide an update on Lebowski. It has taken a lot of love and patience (from both us and Lebowski) and several months for her…


Small change, big changes!

Make a Difference Without Breaking the Bank. The Round Up App allows you to automatically donate the change from your credit or debit card transactions to support our work.

Search “Round Up and Donate” in the App Store or Play Store, or use this link to get started: Round Up for WAIF!

Once you create an account, you do not need to use the app while making a purchase. Just swipe your card as usual. You are in complete control, and can cap your maximum monthly donation if desired. More information can be found here.

COVID-19 Phase 2: The COVID-19 outbreak has created a unique set of challenges and we are responding accordingly keeping the welfare of our animals, staff, volunteers, and customers in mind. As we reopen in Phase 3, we are now taking adoption appointments by phone (360) 678-8901) and email. If you see an animal on our website that you are interested in, please contact us to arrange an appointment. Additional services include surrenders by appointment, stray intake, PAL coupon, and Crisis Care applications.