2023 Happy Tails Calendar
Shelter Cat Getaway

We have 30+ adoptable cats who need a vacation from the shelter while they wait for their forever homes. Can you be their getaway home?

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Training Classes

Come, Sit, Stay!

Visit our Dog Training & Classes page for a complete list of ARL classes for you and your four-legged friend. 

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Change Lives as a Loyal Friend

Change Lives as a Loyal Friend

Whether you donate just $15 a month or enroll with a higher amount, the Loyal Friends Club offers perks at every level while helping pets in need!

Choose a Level

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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2021 Impact - By the Numbers

10,578 Lives Saved
7,499 Animals Adopted
12,619 Animal Control Services Calls Dispatched
50,176 Medical Treatments Given
5,427 Spay/Neuter Surgeries Performed
1,161 Pets Receiving Food Assistance
1,051 Behavior Help Consultations

Click here to view the 2022 year to date numbers.