PetSmart Charities Grantee

CCAS becomes a PetSmart Charities grantee

One of the most common reasons pets are surrendered to local shelters is the lack of affordable pet wellness, training, and education programs. Due to cost and other barriers, pets in under-resourced communities often do not have access to basic veterinary care such as spay/neuter services, vaccinations, dental care and other medical and preventative care. […]

Veterinary Clinic Opens August 25

CCAS Low-Cost Veterinary Clinic Opens August 25

To support the lifesaving work of the shelter and to provide a much-needed service to our community, CCAS will open a low-cost, state of the art veterinary clinic on Tuesday, August 25th.   “We believe now more than ever people are going to need a low-cost alternative to keep their pets healthy, happy, and out of the […]

Cell Dog Program at CCAS

CCAS Participates in LCSO Cell Dog Program

Cape Coral Animal Shelter is partnering with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office to enroll select dogs in the Cell Dog Program.  This important program gives shelter dogs a second chance and Lee County inmates the opportunity to learn from each other to create better lives for all involved. These dogs find a forever home along with learning […]

Bailey and Friends Golisano Foundation

CCAS Awarded Grant From Bailey and Friends Golisano Foundation

Cape Coral Animal Shelter is the proud recipient of a grant from Bailey and Friends — a new trust component of the Golisano Foundation.     This grant was awarded specifically to support animal welfare organizations that incurred unexpected operating expenses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After years of planning, fundraising, building, and preparing, the Cape Coral […]

#SpayTogether Grant Logo

CCAS Awarded #SpayTogether Grant from Humane Society of the United States

The Cape Coral Animal Shelter, Cape Coral, FL, has announced that it is the proud recipient of the national #SpayTogether grant that will greatly impact the animal population of Southwest Florida.     #SpayTogether is a stimulus fund administered by The Humane Society of the United States that provides surgery support grants to animal shelters and veterinary clinics […]

Motorcycle Raffle

Motorcycle Raffle

Enter to Win a Pre-Owned 1995 Harley Davidson® Fatboy Excellent Condition One Owner Low Mileage Recently Tuned Up $25 per ticket.  There will only be 300 sold!   Tickets may be purchased at: Cape Coral Animal Shelter325 SW 2nd Ave, Cape Coral Raso Realty4812 Cape Coral St, Cape Coral The drawing will be held on […]

CCAS Safely Reopens May 7

May 7 We Safely Reopen

Effective May 7, 2020, CCAS is open to the public again. We are still maintaining sanitizing protocols and limiting the number of people in the shelter. Adoptions for dogs are done by appointment only. If you see a dog on our website you would like to meet, click here to schedule an appointment. If an animal is marked “currently […]

Preparing pet for our return to normal

Preparing Pets For Our Return To “Normal”

For many, sheltering-at-home provided some of us the opportunity to slow down, stop, smell the roses, and enjoy the simple pleasures in life—like spending more time in the company of our furry companions.  For them, this has been a dream come true!  Their “people” are paying more attention to them–more walks, more treats, more play, snuggle, and […]

Giving Tuesday Now

Help Us Continue to Save Animals

In this time of uncertainty, there’s a fundamental truth that gives us hope – that together we can do extraordinary things. Over the past few weeks and months, the entire world has been coming together to stand up, help out, give back, and heal. Whether that’s through donations to community organizations, celebrating doctors and nurses at shift […]

Virtual Meeting Background

Free CCAS Virtual Backgrounds

Show off your love of animals in your virtual gatherings with our free virtual background downloads! Video chatting has become a normal part of how we interact with one another. But did you know that Zoom Video Conferencing allows you to customize the background that shows up behind you? Here is a video that explains […]