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 May 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Happy Tails for Johnathan

Jennifer adopted Johnathan February 15th 2012. Johnathan is a very happy and rambunctious boy. He is always into something and is very lovable. We brought him home as a shy boy and today he is anything but. He is such a joy to have in our family.

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Happy Tails for Penny

  Tracy adopted Penny August 10, 2012 Penny is now called Khloe! Khloe has fit into our family seamlessly. Our bullmastiff puppy, Percy, took to her right away and they have been BFF’s ever since. Our Bichon, who is 12, has learned to love her too. Even though the pictures seem as though they sleep […]

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Happy Tails for Bob

    Kathy adopted Bob Saturday, 12/8/12 from ruff house rescue, NY after AARF saved and transported this dog up north.  Bob is now called Dallas! Very quiet, just loves to be held, it’s a whole new world for this little guy. Thanks for saving him! My kids are thrilled to finally have a dog and […]

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Happy Tails for Dusty

        Ariel adopted Dusty almost a year ago around february 2011 Dusty is now called Rajah! Raj is doing so well here he is very playful and active. He loves to be in the middle of whatever Mommy is doing. Today I was wrapping christmas presents and he kept dropping his toys […]

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Happy Tails for Thor

    Angela adopted Thor August 2012 Thor is now called Thor! We love Thor!!! He has fit in with our family from day 1. He has learned to sit, stay, and the command come. He loves attention and he is getting spoiled. He has a nightly ritual of wanting me to carry him to […]

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Happy Tails for Nick

  Karen adopted Nick 12/16/2011.  Nick is now called Rusty! Rusty is doing great – vet says he is in perfect health. He is happy, affectionate, well-behaved, and my best friend.

01 May 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Happy Tails from Bob

  Bob adopted Red from one of AARF’s partner shelters in Illinois on  4/9/2013.  Red is now DUKE!  As a result of a transfer from AARF to a shelter partner in Illinois, we met and adopted “Red” a 4 year old Hound Mix. Renamed “Duke”, he instantly won over our hearts with his warm and gentle personality. […]

11 March 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Pet of the Week: March 10th-18th: SWEET PEA!!

  Breed: Australian Cattle Dog/ Blue Heeler Mix Age: 2 Years Weight: 39 Pounds Activity level: Sweet Pea has a medium energy level. She loves to run around and play with toys, but she is also perfectly content to pile up on the couch for a nap on a rainy day! Temperament: Sweet Pea is […]

05 March 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Pet of the Week for March 3rd-10th: Paintball!!

  Breed: Boston Terrier Mix Age: 1-2 years Weight: 25 pounds Activity level: Paintball has a high energy level, so he is looking for a family who can give him lots of attention, exercise, and good old-fashioned playtime! Temperament: Paintball is incredibly affectionate and friendly! He is very playful and always happy! He is such […]

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Adoptions and Statistics

A.A.R.F. Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2012 Animal Stats Intake: 1,752 Adoptions: 918 Transfers: 783 Euthanized: 0 Died in Our Care: 4 AARF started operations in June 2007. Since that time, stats are as follows: Intake: 4,303 Adoptions: 2,369 Transfers: 1,797 Euthanized: 6 (Veterinary Recommendation Only) Died in Our Care: 36