Cool Tips for a Hot Summer

As the dog days of summer approach and the temperature is on the rise be sure to keep these tips in mind to make sure your pet is safe while having fun in the sun:

ARF’s Bark the Question Lecture Series

ARF Continues its 50th Anniversary Celebration with Informative Pet Related Talks on June 21 and July 17. Free Admission for the Public. Ever wonder what your dog is trying to tell you? Or wonder if you are doing all you … Continued

ARF’s 50th Anniversary

Dear Friends, We wanted to take a moment to express our deepest gratitude for your support of our work with cats and dogs at ARF. It’s a special year as ARF commemorates its 50th anniversary and we hope you will … Continued

Pet Photo Contest

Calling all cute pets! ARF has teamed up with our friends at James Lane Post for the fourth annual Pet Photo Contest. The contest takes place on Instagram. Here is how to enter: Categories include: Most Photogenic, Cutest Outfit, ARF … Continued

In Memoriam, Emily Cobb

Emily CobbDecember 16, 1921- February 26, 2024 ARF is saddened to learn of the passing of our longtime, dear friend, Emily Cobb. An avid animal lover, Emily was not only an ARF adopter and volunteer, but she was also instrumental … Continued

Kitten Season is Here!

Since 1974, ARF has spayed/neutered more than 35,000 cats through the Operation Cat Program. LEARN HOW YOU CAN HELP IF YOU FIND KITTENS FOSTER A LITTER SUPPORT TRAP/NEUTER/RELEASE

A Special Note From ARF CEO, Kim Nichols

Dear Friends, ARF is a special place because of you – the extraordinary community of adopters, donors, and volunteers that support us. Your trust in the ARF team and commitment to our mission touches our hearts profoundly and allows us … Continued

Meet Toothpick

Toothpick was found in a puddle of mud on a roadside in Bridgehampton, NY, infested with fleas and suffering from anemia and malnutrition. He weighed less than eight ounces and struggling to survive. Our team, with the help of local … Continued

Changing Lives Four Paws at a Time

Lilly Pond and her siblings are proof that – with a little help from ARF – six tiny pups can beat the odds. Watch their transformational story. All six puppies were deathly ill and fighting for their lives when they … Continued