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...

21 June 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Jody is Heartworm Positive

Meet Jody….she looks to be a beautiful 3 year young Boston Terrier…but what you are not seeing is how she was found.  She arrived at our veterinarian’s office filthy, covered in fleas and ticks and quite emaciated.  A heartworm test was run, and she tested heartworm positive. The initial treatment for Jody is $300.  We […]

16 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

But I’m Cute TOO…

Meet Melanie… Melanie showed up at the Cumberland County Animal Shelter just a few day ago, preganant as pregnant can be.    She appreared as if she would bust at the seams at any moment’s time.  How ANYONE could turn away an animal in such a condition is beyond our comprehension…Just LOOK at how CUTE she […]

10 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

40 MORE Dogs out and never looking back

Northeast Ohio SPCA has agreed to take another 40 dogs from the Upper Cumberland, giving them a guaranteed great life in an approved, loving forever home.  These animals had previouly been overlooked in this region and were all scheduled for euthanasia.  Take a look at some of the lucky faces below….thanks to the generosity of […]

10 June 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Feline 911

In 3 weeks times, A.A.R.F. has rescued 69 cats and kittens scheduled for euthanasia at the Cookeville Putnam County Animal Shelter.  Euthanasia will continue until those allowing their pets to reproduce step up and get their pets fixed (Humane Society of Putnam County Spay and Neuter Clinic 931-372-2728).   A.A.R.F. makes every attempt to save as […]

10 June 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Thank You PETCO Foundation

As most of you are aware, A.A.R.F. recently rescued a TON of kittens and cats from the animal shelter in an attempt to give them the time they need to find a home.  And as most of you are aware, we are no strangers to asking the public for assistance with supplies needed to save […]

10 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

AARF Invades Fairfield Glade

AARF was invited to attend Fairfield Glade’s annual Memorial Day Arts & Craft Show.  The dogs were a hit, as was one kitten brought along…later adopted by one of our board members!  Sissy was adopted, as was Dutch, our little Dachshund – all to good, loving homes. 

08 June 2010 ~ 2 Comments

$25 Cats and Kittens – This Saturday Only!

This Saturday, June 12, 2010 – we will be holding a VERY special adoptathon – adopting kittens and cats for only $25!!!  All cats and kittens are spayed or neutered, current on vaccinations, tested negative for feline leukemia, FIV and heartworm and have been examined by a veterinarian.  The drop in fees is in response […]

07 May 2010 ~ 0 Comments

40 Dogs Out and Never Looking Back

As many of you are aware, northern shelters don’t have the problems that we do…people there understand the need for spay/neuter and their shelters are therefore empty.  When we received a last minute call from our friends at the Ohio SPCA, we jumped at the opportunity to send animals who were begging for their lives […]

07 May 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Phoebe The Wonder Dog

After spending years and years used from Breeding, living under unknown conditions to A.A.R.F., Phoebe has been transformed into a beautiful, happy and delightful little creature!  Upon arrival, Phoebe was scared and hesitant about just about everything….except for her foster mom, Jennifer.  She even snapped once or twice out of fear.  But luckily, she learned […]

07 May 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Crossville Home and Garden Show

Thank you to the Master Gardners of Cumberland County for inviting A.A.R.F. to the home and garden show this year!  We setup as part of Downtown Dogs, working in partnership with Downtown Crossville, Inc.  We raised nearly $300 to help  animals throughout the Upper Cumberland!