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...

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 […]

10 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Update on Wally; Doing Great, Looking for a Home!

Wally is doing WONDERFUL! He just recovered from a mild virus and is getting back to his, now, normal, wonderful, sweet and HUNGRY self! The only thing he would attempt to eat during his bout with this virus was bologna…he is very strong willed and has the courage to fight everything that tries to take […]

03 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Wally the Wal-Mart rescue needs a foster

Wednesday, March 3, 2010:  9:00AM Great News!  “Wally”, formerly named “New Guy” (Thanks Facebook fans), had a great night sleep, and a little bit more bologna before bed, and when I woke up this morning, he was wagging and barking and demanding attention like the other pups in foster care!!  I opened his crate, he […]

02 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Rescue at Wal Mart

Tuesday, March 2, 2010:  7:00PM It was a typical Tuesday night for A.A.R.F.  Delivering dogs to their new families, and meet ups with volunteers in the Wal Mart Parking lot, as well as doing some shopping with their families.  A lot of commotion arises from one area of the parking lot, where it appeared that […]

01 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Stop by our table at the Cookeville Home Show

A.A.R.F. will have a table set up at the Cookeville Home and Garden Show March 5-6-7. We will have drawings for door prizes and you can sign up for our email newsletter! The show is Friday, March 5: 5 – 9pm, Saturday, March 6: 9am – 8pm and Sunday, March 7: noon – 4pm. Our […]