About A.A.R.F.

A.A.R.F. – All About Rescue and Fixin' Inc. A.A.R.F. (All About Rescue and Fixin’ Inc.) is small group of un-paid volunteers with a passion for animals. We foster these animals in our homes until they find forever homes. We are a NO-KILL rescue, and treat ALL illnesses that can be treated for any animal which enters our program. A.A.R.F. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization - we rely on you, the public for the majority of our funding so that we may save lives locally. Read more...

24 February 2013 ~ 4 Comments

Pet of the Week: February 24th-March 3rd: TEENSIE

  Breed: Yorkshire Terrier (Purebred!) Weight: 7.5 Pounds Age: 10 years Special Considerations: Teensie is a senior pet, which means she needs someone with a great big heart to take her in! But don’t worry—even though she is a senior, based on the way she acts, you would never know it! She is so full of […]

20 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Happy Tails from Joe & Liz

Joe and Liz Adopted Snow on 1 12 13.  Snow is great he sure is a daddys boy he sleeps on daddy side of the bed i think he is promble still mad at moma because she took him and got his teeth cleaned and he has not got over it until he wants to eat […]

11 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Happy Tails from Lauren

    Lauren adopted Abby & Cameron in August 2010.  Abby and Cameron are now known as Abby and Gideon.  Abby and Gideon are doing so well! They’ve made my little one bedroom apartment my home and continue to give me all the stories my friends can stand! They’ve grown so much! Especially Gideon. He’s very calm and very […]

20 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Happy Tails from Tiffany

        Tiffany adopted Lilly11/3/2012 .  Tiffany’s new name is now Blondie.  My husband had been wanting another dog since we had lost our lil girl doxie 6 months before. I wasnt ready and I looked at other rescues and he would send me pictures of dogs daily. One day while at home I […]

11 September 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Is your A.A.R.F. Dog a Star? We are looking for 12-14 dogs to star in a benefit calendar!

Get Fired Up Foods

We are partnering with Get Fired Up Foods and Mustard Seed Ranch to produce a benefit calendar featuring dogs adopted from A.A.R.F. with children at Mustard Seed Ranch. Want your dog to be a star? [Updated 11-1-12: Thank you to everyone who entered! The calendar is now in production.]

10 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

“AARF Week” at Blue Coast Burrito

AARF Fundraiser Weed at Blue Coast Burrito

Sunday, August 26th – Saturday, September 1st Visit Blue Coast Burriot and just say we’re here for “AARF” when you order and they will donate 10% of your sale! Invite your friends, family, neighbors & strangers! Every “All about Rescue” order helps! Eat with Blue Coast Burrito anytime during the week of Sunday, August 26th […]

25 June 2012 ~ 1 Comment

A.A.R.F. Purchases Transport Vehicle-Thanks to PETCO Foundation

Thanks to the support of the PETCO foundation, A.A.R.F. has purchased a transport vehicle to assist in relocating animals from the full shelters in the upper cumberland to empty shelters in the north.  Thanks to Cookeville Nissan’s Jeff Lichtle for his awesome service and the GREAT DEAL we received on this van!  We will be […]

25 June 2012 ~ 0 Comments

PETCO Foundation Awards A.A.R.F. $45,000 Grant to Purchase Transport Vehicle!

A BIG THANKS to The PETCO Foundation for their MORE than GENEROUS $45,000 contribution to fund the beginning of our northern transort program.  Letters of recommendation written by Store Manager Kelly Darty, Assistant Store Manager Megan Arnold and staff at PETCO store 1637 – our grant request was approved, and we are in receipt of the […]

20 June 2012 ~ 4 Comments

Dogs Rescued From Hoarding Situation In Cumberland County

Cumberland County Animal Control, Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department and the Humane Society of the United Stated led the effort yesterday to rescue 33+ dogs from a suspect hoarding case in Cumberland County.  A.A.R.F. was called late Monday asking for assistance with this case.  Jennifer Farley and Linda Randall were on the scene for most of […]

24 May 2012 ~ 5 Comments

Please Donate to help Charity

Charity is a sweet 5 year young female maltese mix that found in rural white county.  She arrived at the shelter there, and Shelter Manager Ronni Connely called in a panic, asking for assistance.  Charity was transported to us immediately.  Upon evaluation, we confirmed that Charity had chewed part of her leg completely off.    She […]