About AWL

The Animal Welfare League of South Australia (AWL) is an animal welfare and care provider recognised for the provision and development of services for animals in need.

Established in 1964, the AWL operate the state's largest animal shelter at Wingfield, as well as a Shelters at Edinburgh North and an Adoption Centre in Port Adelaide, caring for and re-homing lost, surrendered and abandoned animals, around 12,000 per year.

The AWL's focus is the re-homing of lost, surrendered and abandoned animals and reuniting lost pets with their owners.

The AWL is proud of its contribution in providing a high quality animal care facilities and related services to the state's animals, their owners and the broader community.