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Neutered Male
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Spayed Female
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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.




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Good Afternoon! Two weeks go by quickly! Just wanted to give you a small update. Gnocchi has really opened up to us and is quite talkative now. She spends all…


WAIF’s Freeland Cat Cottage will be open for cat meet and greet appointments only, June 4th through June 14th. If you are interested in adopting and would like to meet one of our cats, please contact WAIF directly at (360) 678-8901 to set up an appointment. The cat cottage will resume normal operations Wednesday, June 15th.

WAIF has homemade shelters available for feral and free-roaming cats to protect them from the harsh winter elements. A limited supply is on-hand and if you would like one, please call (360) 678-8901 to make arrangements for pick up.