Veterans

The Animal Rescue League of Iowa is proud to be a Home Base Iowa partner, and we are committed to supporting active and retired military professionals by making the joys of pet ownership affordable and accessible.  

Standard Pet Adoptions: Through our Paws for Patriots program, veterans receive 50% off regular adoption fees for cats and dogs. View our currently available pets

Companion Dog Adoptions: Through our Pets for Vets program, specially chosen ARL shelter dogs complete a six-week training program at an Iowa correctional facility. The dogs are paired with incarcerated handlers and are trained specifically to be companion pets for veterans. Click here to learn more about requesting a dog through this program.

Dog Training Classes: Veterans receive 25% off dog training classes.

Animal House Store: Veterans receive 10% off all products in the ARL's Animal House store at ARL Main and ARL South.

* Discounts cannot be combined with other offers

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