Cobia Jean

Cobia Jean

When I think back to the day we met our sweet girl I always smile. My boyfriend, now husband, and I had been dog shopping for months. This would be my husband‘s first pet and a huge step in our relationship.  We visited the old yellow Animal Adoption Center many...

AAC joins TCSD for CREST Program

AAC joins TCSD for CREST Program

This January, the AAC Education Team returned to Teton County School District to participate in the CREST Program.   Each year we have the opportunity to spend three, full day sessions with small groups of children ages 5-7.  During these sessions we share our mission...

Double Whammy – Gunther & Pepper

Double Whammy – Gunther & Pepper

It was my, Jenna (AAC Adoption Counselor), first week at work when a big, black dog got transferred from Star Valley. He hops out of the car and as I saw him through the window Though "Oh sh**." He peered into my soul with those droopy, irresistible eyes looking for...

365 Days To Freedom ~ Hobbes

365 Days To Freedom ~ Hobbes

Hobbes was found as a stray in Star Valley 2 years ago, at 2 years of age. He was adopted from the Animal Adoption Center but was brought back some months later, as he developed a sensitivity to being around other dogs. He was back at the Center for some months,...

Ramone the Punk-Rock Chiweenie

Ramone the Punk-Rock Chiweenie

“There’s no way we’re fostering him, he almost took my face off!” Amy had been stalking the AAC site for months.  The Furry Friday emails were literally the only reason she checked her account.  Numerous times per day I’d receive text messages with screen shots of...

@adventuresofhankrobbie

@adventuresofhankrobbie

I (Erin) and my husband Mike had been traveling around the country in our skoolie. We were in the Jackson Hole area when we decided it was time to add another passenger to the FreeRoamingBus. Since we had our skoolie parked up in the mountains, we drove to the Animal...

Patches to Giblet

Patches to Giblet

After: Patches came to us with no pants, no shirt, no clothes at all. She had a patch or two of fur but we couldn’t tell what her coat would be like or if it would come back entirely at all.  She was a little shy at first(not so much inside); we think we took her on...

Joey’s Journey // Home #3 = #foreverhome!

Joey’s Journey // Home #3 = #foreverhome!

Joey’s Journey // Home #3 = #foreverhome! One late Sunday night August 2018, my husband looks over to me and sees me filling out a Jackson Hole Animal Adoption Center foster application form. He incredulously asks me “Shouldn’t we first talk about this?” - I snap back...

New blog section coming soon!

New blog section coming soon!

The AAC has successfully saved and re-homed over 3,500 animals over the past 15 years with help from volunteers, fosters, donors and everyone in between. In hopes to hear from our alumni from 2004-2019, we are launching a blog where people can submit their journey...