Putts for Paws

Golf for Homeless Pets at the ARL - July 19

Join us for the annual Putts for Paws Golf Tournament at the beautiful Tournament Club of Iowa. Register as a single golfer or a foursome.

Let's Golf!

We're Hiring

Passionate about Pets and People? Join the ARL Team!

Join the team at the ARL and change lives with us as we help pets and people across the state of Iowa. A variety of positions are available!

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Kitten Season
2019 Calendar

Feature Your Pet in the 2019 Happy Tails Calendar!

There are over 500 spots for your pet to appear, and we've introduced a new feature this year where you can dedicate a day to your pets! Reserve your spots now!

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Our Purpose

Changing Lives.

The ARL serves people and pets from across the state of Iowa through its programs, which include pet adoption, humane education, pet behavior training, spay/neuter, animal cruelty intervention and much more.

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2017 Impact - By the Numbers

  • 6,940 Adoptions
  • 199 Animals Rescued From Abuse
  • 1,691 Pets Returned to Owners
  • 233 Animal Cruelty Cases/Investigations
  • 47,248 Medical Treatments