Quad City Animal Welfare Center event postponements and cancellations

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UPDATE: The Quad City Animal Welfare Center announced in a press release today that all locations are closed for the time being.

The shelter asks that anyone with a pet emergency get in touch with their veterinarian or the Animal Emergency Center at 563-344-9599.

EARLIER UPDATE: To maintain high standards of safety for their staff, volunteers, public, clients and the animals in their care — and to decrease the possibility of spreading COVID-19 — the Quad City Animal Welfare Center announced recent changes to its hours, services and upcoming events.

The following have been postponed, restructured and/or canceled:

QCAWC Walk-In Wellness Clinic:

  • The QCAWC Spay/Neuter & Wellness Clinic will be closed through the end of March.
  • The QCAWC Walk-In Wellness Clinic has been canceled for the next two weeks and will be reevaluated each day/week for reopening date. At this time, the shelter is hoping to reopen on Wednesday, April 1.
  • QCAWC client spay/neuter surgical appointments scheduled through Tuesday, March 31 are being rescheduled.

Fundraising and volunteer events:

  • Saturday, March 28: QCAWC Trivia Night Sponsored by Modern Woodman Fraternal Financial has been postponed. All prepaid teams will be contacted and given the option to reschedule.
  • Wednesday, April 1: QCAWC New Volunteer Orientation and Training has been canceled. The next scheduled training will be held on Wednesday, May 6.
  • Saturday, April 4: The QCAWC Kitten Shower has been postponed. A new date will be announced at a later time.

Humane education events:

  • All humane education events scheduled at the QCAWC Adoption & Education Center and off-site have been canceled or postponed.

SouthPark Mall Adoption Center

  • The SouthPark Mall Adoption Center is closed through the end of March.

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