Loyal Friends Club

Give today. Save a life.

Even a donation as small as $10 per month can help us provide vaccinations, medical treatment, food or rehabilitation to pets in our care.


Adoption by Appointment

Adoptions by Appointment

All adoptions at our ARL Main location are currently by appointment. You can schedule online through our calendar to meet one of our adoptable pets!

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Be the Miracle.

Can they count on you to be their miracle?

Since 1926, the Animal Rescue League of Iowa has helped more than one million pets - every day, every hour, every second, the ARL has been there. Sometimes all they need is a warm bed, a full bowl or a kind touch. Other times they need protection from their abuser, emergency surgery, or reassurance that they are finally safe.

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2019 Impact - By the Numbers

  • 7,430 Adoptions
  • 431 Animals Rescued From Abuse
  • 1,878 Lost Pets Returned to Owners
  • 208 Animal Cruelty Cases/Investigations
  • 47,670 Medical Treatments

Click here to view the 2019 year to date numbers.