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Spring Day Camp

Day Camps

Summer Camp ShirtCampers will learn about pet care and responsibility, respect for animals and careers with animals while enjoying animal related activities, special guest presentations, animal interactions, crafts, games and more! Campers will show their compassionate side by completing service projects to help the ARL’s shelter animals. 

Summer Rescuers Day Camp 2018 Registration is NOW OPEN!!! Details on how to register are below: 

Camper selection is done on a first come, first served basis. Registration emails must include all of the information requested below for full consideration.

Parents will receive an email in response stating whether their child has been selected for camp or not. The email will also include attachments with a payment link and required forms- if camps are full, children will be placed on a waiting list and parents will be contacted if a spot opens up.

Cost of camp: $200 per camper

To register Email the following information to Rose at

*Child’s Name:

*Child’s Ages:

*Child’s Grade:

*Child’s t-shirt size (please differentiate between youth and adult sizes):

*Parent Name:

*Parent Email:

*Parent Phone:

*Which week you would like your child to attend camp (select one week from below):

June 11-14 (students entering grades 3 and 4)

June 25-28 (students entering grades 5 and 6) (FULL- Please contact email Rose to be put on a wait list) 

July 9-12 (students entering grades 7 and 8)

*** Camp will be held at ARL Main, 5452 NE 22nd Street, Des Moines from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day***

Winter Rescuers Day Camp registration will be available in early November, 2018. 

Note about Peanut Allergies: For those with peanut allergies, peanut butter and other peanut products are present throughout the premises.