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...

01 April 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Update on Cocker Spaniels

We are pleased to report that our boys, Freckles and Drake, have made an AMAZING transformation into quite handsome fellows!  Marilyn did an EXCELLENT job with their groom, and has taken such wonderful care of them this week.  Today they are at the Humane Society of Putnam County Spay Neuter Clinic being neutered and vetted.  […]

26 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

New Friends, New Opportunities

As most of you are aware, AARF volunteers have been slowing down on intake to concentrate on completing our no kill shelter facility.  This has been very difficult for most of us, since our passion in life IS saving these animals from life threatening situations.  So when a new friend called this morning and said […]

26 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Crossville Cruz-N

   Please visit their website at http://www.cruz-n.com/ Great Cars!  Great Music!  Great Fun!   A.A.R.F. Thanks Downtown Crossville, Inc. for inviting us to be a part of the numerous events planned in 2010. April 23rd-25th:  Crossville Garden Show April 24th:  Cruise In May 15th:  Paw & Order May 22nd:  Cruise In June 26th:  Cruise In July […]

25 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Neglected Cocker Spaniels Need Your Help

We in rescue sometimes come across animals that literally take our breath away…like we have trouble breathing at the thought that anyone could treat an animal so poorly.  Such is the case that happened today.  A.A.R.F. received a call from a concerned citizen about 2 severely neglected dogs that her mom had been feeding.  She […]

17 March 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Hope and Darcy’s Story

Hope, now Bella, was rescued in 2007 from a horrific situation of abuse, neglect and cruelty.  She was skin and bones upon arrival and very insecure.  When I pet her for the first time, my heart ached…she loved it so much, she just wanted more.  She would paw at me, as if to say “Please…don’t […]

17 March 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Wally The Wal Mart Dog

So our little Wally Monster is going in to be fixed tomorrow!!!  I expect that anyone who is looking for an awesome personality as their first pre-requisite for adoping a dog will just become smitten with him.  The pup that went from Devil Dog to “Stole My Heart” literally overnight…I just hope that we can […]

17 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Events at Petco Murfreesboro

We have had some real good success doing adoption events at the PETCO store @ The Avenue in Murfreesboro.  Willie Wells, who is the manager here, invited us to attend and conduct events from this store.  We are in search of foster homes in the Murfreesboro area – real animal lovers who are familiar with […]

17 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Home Show 2010 a Success

Thanks to all of you who visited with us and/or volunteered with us at the home show March 5-7.  We raised close $150 to help homeless animals throughout the Upper Cumberland!  Thanks SO much to Value Pet Supplies for the donation of 3 gift certificates to be used for door prizes.  The show was a success, […]

17 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Two Day Adoption Event-THIS WEEKEND

Thanks to The River Community Church, volunteers will hold a special adoption event on Sunday, March 21st in hopes to find more homeless animals a home.  We will be at PETCO between 10AM and 1PM.  Come out and meet the newest addition to your family! Thanks again to The River Community Church for making this […]

17 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Pets For Seniors

A.A.R.F. launched it’s Pets for Seniors program, sponsored by Purina, in 2010.  This is a program that we have been trying to get started for over a year now, and it has finally become a reality.  We want to help the Seniors of our community by matching them with a great pet – with Purina’s […]