Ways You Can Help

Together, we can make a difference!

Lend A Hand

Volunteering for AARF: A Rewarding and Fulfilling Experience

Volunteering for AARF isn't just about giving your time; it's about making a meaningful difference in the lives of animals and experiencing the joy of service firsthand. Whether you're a seasoned animal lover or someone looking to make a positive impact in your community, volunteering for AARF offers a unique and rewarding experience that leaves a lasting impression.

Our Wish Lists

At AARF, we understand that providing the best care for our animals requires a community effort. That's why we've created product wish lists to help fulfill the needs of our furry friends and ensure they receive the essential supplies and resources they deserve.

Click HERE to view Walmart Wish List

Click HERE to view Amazon Wish List

Cash Donations

At AARF, we believe in the power of generosity to transform lives. Cash donations play a vital role in supporting our mission to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome animals in need. Your contribution allows us to provide essential medical care, nutritious food, comfortable shelter, and loving attention to the animals in our care.


We also accept cash or check at our office.

Either drop it off or mail it to us!

12365 Kevin Ave, Ashland, KY 41102

Item Donations

At AARF, we rely on the generosity of our community to help us provide the best care possible for the animals in our shelter. Your donations of essential items ensure that our furry friends receive the comfort, nourishment, and support they need during their stay with us.

We accept a variety of items, including:

Towels and Fleece Blankets:

Soft towels and cozy fleece blankets provide warmth and comfort to animals as they await their forever homes

Blue Dawn Dishwashing Liquid:
This gentle yet effective dishwashing liquid helps us keep our dishes and feeding supplies clean and sanitary.


Bleach is an essential cleaning agent that helps us maintain a safe and hygienic environment for our animals.

Purina Dog Chow Complete Adult:

A nutritious and balanced diet is crucial for the health and well-being of our adult canine companions.

Canned Pedigree Dog Food - Chicken or Beef:

Canned dog food provides a delicious and satisfying meal option for our dogs, offering variety and taste.

Purina Puppy Chow Complete:

Specially formulated to meet the nutritional needs of growing puppies, Puppy Chow Complete helps our young canine friends thrive.

Canned Pedigree Puppy Food:

Canned puppy food provides a nourishing and easily digestible option for our youngest canine residents.

Canned Friskies Cat Food (No Fish Flavors Please):

Our feline friends enjoy a variety of flavors and textures, and your donation of canned cat food helps keep their meals interesting and nutritious.

Purina One Adult Cat Food:

A high-quality diet is essential for the health and vitality of our adult feline companions.

Purina One Kitten Food:

Formulated to support the unique nutritional needs of kittens, Purina One Kitten Food helps our young feline friends grow strong and healthy.

Fancy Feast Canned Kitten Food (No Fish Flavors Please):

Canned kitten food provides a delicious and enticing option for our youngest feline residents.

Arm & Hammer Slide Cat Litter:

This clumping cat litter helps us maintain a clean and odor-free environment for our cats.

Laundry Detergent and Paper Towels:

These household essentials help us keep our bedding, towels, and facility clean and fresh for our animals.

By providing us with these items, you are directly contributing to the well-being and happiness of our furry friends. Your generosity ensures that we can continue to provide the best possible care for animals in need. Thank you for your kindness and support!

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Contact Us

(606) 694-8105

12365 Kevin Avenue, Ashland KY 41102