Animal Welfare of the Albemarle Region Every Day, Inc. (AWARE) is a private, 501(c)3 non-profit corporation devoted to promoting control of animal overpopulation by sponsoring effective spay/neuter programs in our service area, and working to increase the save rate at the
Tri-County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center, Tyner, NC.
Since our beginning in July 2009 and through June 2022, our programs have contributed to the spay or neuter of 1175 dogs and 2778 cats!
From 2009 through 2021, intake numbers at the Shelter have dropped by 63% and euthanasia numbers have declined by 81%!
Operating expenses are only 1.8% of our budget, the remainder goes to helping animals!