4 Stars for ARF

The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons has just gotten word that it has once again achieved 4-stars from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent evaluator of charities for good governance, sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. Attaining … Continued


During this unprecedented crisis ARF believes we have a civic responsibility to protect our employees and community from COVID-19 and reduce burden on hospitals and healthcare providers.  ARF has resumed adoptions by appointment ONLY (as of May 12, 2020) and we … Continued

A Message from ARF CEO Scott Howe

CLICK HERE FOR FAQS Tuesday, May 12, 2020 ARF has resumed adoptions by appointment ONLY and are reviewing applications in the order they were received. The Adoption Center, however, remains closed to the public and all volunteer activities are still … Continued

Fall in Love This Week

Malika Malika came to ARF when her owners could no longer care for her. She is very friendly and affectionate and loves a good head scratch. This young-spirited, twelve-year-old diabetic girl needs some special care, but love is really all … Continued

Job Shadowing at ARF

On Thursday, March 5, students from the East Hampton High School came to ARF as part of their Job Shadowing Program. There was a bustle of activity here at the Adoption Center including photography with Durell Godfrey of the The … Continued

NY Bill to Create Humane Pet Stores

**UPDATE** February 6, 2020 Proposed legislation to end the sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits in NY pet stores has passed the committee stage in the NY State Senate, and it will now go to the full Senate for a … Continued

Shop Amazon and Support ARF

When you #StartWithaSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchase price to the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons, Inc.   Click here to shop Amazon now and donate to ARF! Or bookmark this link https://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-7400663 and support us every time you … Continued

Buy a Bag at Stop & Shop in East Hampton

We are so excited to announce that ARF has been selected to be a part of the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program, which is designed to make it easy for customers to contribute to their local community while supporting … Continued