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Sweetheart challenge: match Doug and Kathy's donation
Valentines Day UPDATE: More than halfway to Kathy and Doug’s goal!
Sweetheart challenge: match Doug and Kathy's donation
Take the challenge: donate in February to help match the donation…and help us continue our animal welfare work.
FUNdraiser supporting animal welfare
Announcement for FOMAW’s FUNdraiser plus compelling reasons why supporting animal welfare is good for animals as well as the communities they live in.


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Prevention through sterilization
The Sept./Oct. issue includes:
— Veterinary training, FOMAW’s latest success,
— How can your future planning help FOMAW?
— Food for thought for rescuers, and
— How to use social media to find homes for lost animals.
September/October 2017 Newsletter

Bocce Ball supports animal welfare
Invitation to play Bocce Ball on the beach this February (2018) to support animal welfare projects.
August 2017 Newsletter

sterilization surgery
What’s unique about this surgery? 
– Our veterinary training goes international
– Our newsletter survey
– Daisy’s rescue and recovery
– Why sterilize (vs. rescue)?
June/July 2017 Newsletter 

Animal Angels Manzanillo earns support through a Bocce Ball Tournament
Why are these doctors and the clinic manager smiling?
– Fundraising through play
– Introducing Dr. Michelle Rivera
– Mexican veterinarians rise to a challenge
May, 2017 Newsletter 

Alianza Animal Manzanillo medical team
Alianza Animal Manzanillo medical team is now complete. 
– Alianza Sterilization Clinic expansion news

– Animal Angels Outreach Program also expanding
– Spay/neuter and TVT
– Join our team
– ​Animal Angels rescues a Thanksgiving Pilgrim
March, 2017 Newsletter

Newsletters from years past
donating to Mexican animal welfare projects
Happiness is food and shelter
– Cost of doing animal welfare business
– Many ways to donate and receive a tax break
December, 2016 Newsletter

animal welfare includes treating venereal diseases
Look who’s performing chemotherapy for Transmissible Venereal Tumor (TVT).
– By the Numbers, Our Statistics
– Outreach Update
– TVT Treatments
​- The Rescue of Flaca
– Follow-On Veterinarian Training​
– Introducing Dr. Diana Morales
– A Fond Farewell to Dr. Erika Alcarez
November, 2016 Newsletter

sterilization of street animals at the Alianza Clinic
Dr. Alcarez performs surgery while Dr. Morales monitors vitals.
– The Miramar Project
– FOMAW and IVC provide follow-on vet training
– Financing our expanding projects
– Introducing Dr. Erika Jazmin Alcarez, Alianza veterinarian
– Marking one year of operations with a new website
July, 2016 Newsletter

December, 2015 Newsletter
Matching Funds Donation Challenge – funds provided by interested donors to increase incentive to help street animals

November, 2015 Newsletter
– Hurricane Patricia Recovery Report
– Vet Training Course Hosted by Friends
– Introduction to Dr. Gabriela Leyva Chavez

October, 2015 Hurricane Edition
– Hurricane Patricia Slams Manzanillo
– Huelles Adopciones Shelter Hit Hard
– International Community Jumps to the Rescue
– Meet Huelles Adopciones

September, 2015 Newsletter
– Operating Costs Partially Covered
– FOMAW Hosts Mexican Vets at Spay/Neuter Conference
– Alianza Clinic Spay/Neuter Certificates Available
– Meet Dr. Israel Ramirez Solis

June, 2015 Newsletter
– Alianza Clinic Opens
– Spay/Neuter Certificates Available
– Vet Conference Scheduled
– Introduction to the IVC Director