Please call or email us if you have any questions or are interested in one of our adoptables. 

The Cullman Area Animal Welfare Association (CAAWA) is a 501(C)3 non-profit, all volunteer, no-kill organization that rescues dogs and cats in the Cullman County area. Our mission is to decrease the number of animals surrendered to our local county animal shelter through the rescue and interception of at risk dogs and cats and by providing low cost spay/neuter assistance.   Located in Cullman, Alabama. 

News and Events 

We receive no local,state, or federal funding. Our work is made possible through donations from the public only! All donations are tax deductible and greatly appreciated!! 

Contact us at 256-636-4627 or by email cAAWAREsCUE@YAHOO.COM


All of our dogs/puppies spayed/neutered, all shots, heartworm tested and treated if positive (only adopted when test negative)- all our cats/kittens are HIV/FeLeuk NEG, all shots and spayed/neutered.

Due to conflicts the next adoption events at PetSmart will be

2 December 10-4 PM-Saturday

16 December 10-4 PM-Saturday

Visit the Cat Habitat at the PetSmart in Cullman​

CAAWA is one of 2 Non-Profits that adopts cats and kittens through 

the PetSmart in Cullman.  They can be found there 7 days a week. 

Or ask us about our other cats and kittens in need of forever homes. 

Our General Meetings

are the 1st Thursday 

​of every Month 6PM.  Location may change monthly so call or email us to find our where to come join us and find our more about all we do and see how you can help. 

​​​​🐾Cullman Area Animal Welfare Association 🐾