Save a Life.
Your donation makes a huge difference in the lives of abandoned animals and people in need.
ARF has received Charity Navigator's highest 4-star rating for 11 years running, an assurance to donors of careful stewardship. Only 1 percent of charities rated by Charity Navigator receive at least 11 consecutive 4-star evaluations.
If you wish to donate by mail, please send your check to ARF, 2890 Mitchell Drive, Walnut Creek, CA 94598. For questions, please call (925) 256-1273.
Protects one animal from disease with vaccinations
Feeds one shelter guest for their entire stay
Brings comfort to people in need with one Pet Hug Pack visit
Provides supplies for the complete care of one shelter guest from rescue to adoption
Conducts necessary blood work for one senior shelter guest
Prevents more unwanted litters by spaying or neutering one dog
Teaches public school children compassion for animals with one day of ARF All Stars® humane education
Provides complete medical care for one shelter guest from rescue to adoption
Covers one week of transportation cost (gas, maintenance, and insurance) to rescue animals from public shelters
One month supply of specially prescribed food for shelter animals
One month supply of protective clothing for staff to ensure proper handling for infectious diseases
Keeps the shelter clean and free of disease with a one-month supply of disinfectant for entire shelter
Covers costs for one day of Pit bull, Chihuahua, or low-income spay/neuter surgeries at ARF's clinic
ARF uses much of the same equipment and supplies as the average business, and then some! Your donation of goods enables ARF to focus resources on the animals.
Report to the Community (PDF) 2016 - 2017 2015 - 2016 2014 - 2015 2013 - 2014 2017 ARF Animal Statistics 2016 ARF Animal Statistics 2015 ARF Animal Statistics Form 990 (PDF) 2016 - 2017 2015 - 2016 .