CAW Connect

Your personal Alumni Community

After you complete your studies with The College of Animal Welfare, you are invited to become a member of our alumni community, CAW Connect.

CAW Connect is an innovative social networking website and education hub. Use your account to access special alumni discounts and CPD offers, benefit from exclusive resources and careers advice, discuss the latest industry news and keep up-to-date with college fundraising!

To login to your CAW Connect account, use the personal login details provided to you in your course certification letter. If you would like to request your login details please email

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Thousands of people have chosen to study with The College of Animal Welfare since we opened our doors in 1989. Many of our alumni have gone on to achieve great things after leaving college, becoming experts in their fields or flying high as successful business owners. Be inspired by just a few of their outstanding stories here, and discover how their education set them off on their path to success:

This is Heidi's story...

Since qualifying as a veterinary nurse, Heidi has taken her skills abroad, working as an International Veterinary Nurse on welfare projects across the globe.

Read Heidi's story

This is Tiffiny's story...

After completing dog grooming training, Tiffiny started her own business, and regularly competes in prestigious grooming competitions.

Read Tiffiny's story

This is Laura's story...

After building on her skills and experience at CAW, volunteer Laura went on to secure a permanent job at an animal sanctuary!

Read Laura's story

Got a story to share?

Are you a former student with an inspirational story to tell? Perhaps you’ve gone onto land your dream job after leaving college, have set up your own successful business, or have gone above and beyond for your local community. Whatever your story, we want to hear it!

We are always on the lookout for alumni who are willing to inspire our current students, by talking about what they’ve achieved since leaving the College and how their studies have helped them on their journey. If you think this could be you, get in touch at