Lanark Animal Welfare Society

Our mission is to promote the welfare of all animals, to provide shelter and care, and prevent cruelty and suffering for those animals in need.


Lanark Animal Welfare Society – Annual General Meeting

The LAWS AGM will be held on November 30, 2014 from 2 – 4 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion 177 George Street, Carleton Place. The general public is welcome to attend as observers.

Nominations to the Board of Directors may be submitted to the Nominations Committee at For each nomination please include a brief biography and statement of the nominee’s qualifications for a board post. It is recommended that all persons wishing to be considered for election to the Board review the responsibilities of board members/officers as described in Roberts Rules of Order Revised ( This is just one of many such informative websites.

Thanks to the wonderful community support, LAWS made it as Semi-finalists after the very first round of voting in the Aviva Community Fund. That allows us to bypass the next two rounds. Voting for the Semi-Finals starts December 1st.
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Dog Education Seminars: André Hurtubise, Owner of Perth’s Pooch PalAndre dog training and senior trainer at Ottawa Canine School is also in charge of training our dog volunteers at LAWS. He is kindly lending his expertise to deliver several dog education seminars at the Perth Library in support of LAWS. These seminars are being offered free to the public but of course a donation to LAWS would be appreciated and can brought on the night of the seminar(s) you wish to attend.

If you have any questions please feel free to email Beth Searle, Humane Education Director at Hope to see you there!
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