Animal Blessings All Around!


Next Meeting

The Compassion for Animals next meeting will be next Monday, April 6 at 6 p.m. at Athena’s Greek Tavern on Stratford Rd. in Winston-Salem. This will be an opportunity for attendees to discuss recent challenges they’ve been up against in the animal realm and for us to discern positive ways to bring awareness to those issues and provide education to the community. Please email if you plan on attending. We would love to have you!

Event Announcement! Compassionate Touch Event at Washington Park

Compassionate Touch Event at Washington Park, Shelter # TBD
Bring your dog out to Washington Park on Sunday, May 3, from 1-4 p.m., rain or shine, to learn about the positive effects of Reiki on your four-legged friend. Practitioners will be working one-on-one with canine participants on a first-come, first-served basis. Dogs must be up-to-date on shots, wearing a collar and leashed. Door prizes available to participants! Check back at our blog for event updates or contact for more information.

Compassionate Winston-Salem Partner Sign Update


With the signatures of Beth Blair and Phyllis D’Agostino (Compassion for Animals participants), Compassionate Winston-Salem now has 445 partners who have signed the Charter for Compassion. Other February partner signers include 6 employees at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in the Facilities Planning & Construction Department. Welcome Tom Ingram (Director), TR Bowers, Rick Spry, Amanda Melton, Tanya Lewis and Christine Trethaway. Tanya and Christine are involved in the Compassion for Animals initiative of Compassionate Winston-Salem. You can see who else has signed and add your name to the list!

January CFA Networking Meeting

Greetings! Tonight we will be having our quarterly CFA networking meeting. Come hear and share what’s going on in Forsyth County animal welfare. We will be congregating at Forsyth County Animal Control at 5:30. The meeting will run approximately one hour.

5570 Sturmer Park Circle
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Christmas Pet Hazards

The holidays are upon us! What a fun time for family, friends and pets! During your festivities, remember that chocolate, certain plants, batteries and more can pose serious health hazards to your furry friends. Check out this great comprehensive list of pet health hazards. We want to keep our animals safe and healthy this wonderful time of year!

Twelve Christmas Pet Hazards