CVAS has a new web site! This site will stay live for a few days more, but for current information, go to We will continue to add information to the new site and make it more interactive over time.


 If you have a laptop in good condition but are upgrading to the machine of your dreams, consider donating your older one to CVAS. We could use a couple for staff and volunteers!


Please e-mail if you would like to donate these items, thank you!


The Colville Valley Animal Sanctuary is a rural animal shelter located in northeast Washington State. We have many wonderful pets available for adoption and would be happy to schedule a time for you to see them. (Due to limited staff, we are currently able to accommodate visitors only by appointment.) We can be reached at (509) 684-1475.



For information on cat spay/neuter clinics, call Stevens County Cat Care at (509) 935-6369.



 Featured Pets


See more of our adoptable pets on



KEEP YOUR PETS FEELING THEIR BEST - The next CVAS low-cost vaccination clinic is scheduled for Saturday, August 19, 10-noon at the Country Store in Colville. You can also take advantage of a great price on microchipping, which can help you find a lost pet. Click on August 19 at the calendar here to see what is offered at the clinic, and pricing.


Volunteers needed!


To help with yard work. There is a lot of vegetation that needs cutting back to reduce fire danger.  If you can put in a couple of hours on that, it would be very helpful! And we always need people to help clean up after the animals. Many hands make light work--if you can spare just a couple of hours twice a month on a regular basis, it makes a real difference to everyone who helps clean!

Please fill out the volunteer form here if you are able to help with any of these pressing needs!

You Shop.  Amazon and Donate.  CVAS and the Animals WIN!


If you like to shop online and want to support the shelter at the same time, now you can.  Sign up to AmazonSmile and/or, select Colville Valley Animal Sanctuary as your charity, then shop as usual! Over 1,000 online stores to choose from. AmazonSmile gives one-half of one percent of the pre-tax, pre-shipping cost of your purchase items. It's not a lot, but if all the wonderful friends of CVAS start their Amazon shopping at AmazonSmile and list Colville Valley Animal Sanctuary as their charity, the little bits will add up! Click the links above to find out more.