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The Rewarding Journey of Adopting a Shy Cat: Charlie’s Story

I have been a volunteer at ARF for several years now. One of the most rewarding aspects of my role is witnessing each cat’s journey, from the moment they arrive...... Read More

ARF Voted #3 Dog Rescue in New York

We are absolutely thrilled to share that, thanks to the incredible support of our community, we have been honored as the #3 shelter in New York State by Sniffspot! As...... Read More

GOOD WITCH Candle: Benefiting ARF

Show your love for rescue pets while also supporting two small businesses in the Hudson Valley. Witch Hazel, a modern-day apothecary that taps into the calming beauty of nature, is...... Read More

A Record-Breaking Race: ARF 5K

Beacon, NY – Animal lovers, adorned in vibrant green race shirts, flocked to Memorial Park for the ninth annual ARF 5K Run & Walk with the Dogs on Sunday, May...... Read More

Animal Planet Puppy Bowl XX Features ARF Puppy

Animal Rescue Foundation’s puppy Champ was highlighted in an adoptable puppy segment during Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl XX! This year’s Puppy Bowl was the largest yet, with 131 puppy players...... Read More

NEW! ARF Wishlist on

In addition to our Amazon Wishlist and in-person shopping wishlist, we now have a wishlist on for those who would like to donate items directly to the cats and...... Read More

ARF Needs Newspapers

Got some newspapers? We need ’em! With puppies in the shelter, we are going through them fast. Large format papers like the NY Times or Wall Street Journal preferred as...... Read More