Lend a paw to animals in need!
ARF's dedicated foster families save lives every time they open their homes and hearts to a homeless animal. Last year, more than 900 dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens spent time growing, healing, and receiving much-needed TLC in a loving foster home.
Fostering is a wonderful opportunity to volunteer together as a family or care for a pet without a long-term adoption commitment. Join us as a foster parent and start saving lives!
Get the scoop on the joys of caring for dogs or cats, kittens, or puppies in your home and hear about the realities and rewards of fostering from experienced foster parents and ARF's Foster Supervisor at a Foster Orientation. Bring your concerns and questions to this free, no-obligation presentation and get started!
Continuing education classes for existing ARF foster parents are also available.
2890 Mitchell Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Special Tuesday Hours in December!
(Dec. 4, 11, 18)
Noon - 6 pm
Wed - Thurs: Noon - 6 pm
Fri: Noon - 7 pm
Sat - Sun: Noon - 6 pm
Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm
ARF needs your help to save more lives! Together we can make a difference.
ARF is a 501(c)(3).
Our tax ID is 68-0240341.
ARF has received Charity Navigator's highest 4-star rating for 11 years running.