ARF Heads to Louisiana

Earlier in the week ARF’s Rescue Transport Team returned safely from Louisiana after a plea for help from the area animal shelters that were overflowing and needed assistance after Hurricane Laura. ARF partnered with three Louisiana based rescue organizations, The … Continued

Fall in Love This Week

Phoebe Phoebe was found as a stray this past fall. She is ten-years-old and extremely friendly. She loves to be petted and brushed and will even help you with her grooming. Most days you will find her cuddled in her … Continued

NY Bill to Create Humane Pet Stores

  **UPDATE** July 23, 2020 Earlier this week, the New York State Senate passed a bill that would no longer allow dogs, cats, and rabbits from commercial breeders to be sold at pet stores in an effort to end the … Continued

ARF Launches Pet Food Pantry

ARF announces the formation of a Pet Food Pantry to assist families with pets in need in our community. Pets are an integral part of the family unit, especially in times of crisis and ARF is committed to providing cat and … Continued

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: Both cats and dogs can … Continued

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

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