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Pets and Vets FAQ

Please see below for answers to some of ARF's most Frequently Asked Questions.

What is ARF?

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) is a 501(c)(3) registered non-profit organization founded in 1991 to rescue dogs and cats from overcrowded municipal shelters and strengthen the human-animal bond for children, seniors, veterans, and people in need. Read about ARF's mission and history.

Where is ARF located?

ARF's national headquarters and shelter are located in Walnut Creek, California.

What kind of shelter is ARF?

ARF is a private non-profit committed to finding homes for all healthy and treatable dogs and cats in its care, and treats animals with treatable medical or behavior conditions prior to re-homing them.

How is ARF funded?

ARF is a non-profit organization that is funded by private donations from individuals, foundations, and corporations. Complete financial information is available. 

How do I donate to ARF?

Donations of any amount make a lifesaving difference for animals and people. It's easy to make a secure online donation. To donate by mail, please send checks to ARF, 2890 Mitchell Dr, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598.

There are many other ways donate to ARF, including stock, vehicle donations, planned giving, workplace giving, and more. 

Where does ARF rescue its animals?

ARF rescues dogs and cats from overcrowded, public shelters to reduce the number of animals euthanized.

 

Does ARF offer veterinary services to veterans' pets?

ARF believes in the power of the human-animal bond, and that cost of care should never keep veterans from this benefit. ARF offers free vaccine and wellness clinics to assist veterans who may depend on their pets for emotional support. Spay/neuter services are scheduled for veteran clients as needed. 

 

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