A.R.F.-Animal Rescue Foundation in Wheaton, IL was formed from humble beginnings 36 years ago, and A.R.F. President Ann Persenaire has been volunteering here for 25 of those amazing years. Ann’s leadership, enthusiasm, and expertise has helped A.R.F. grow our outreach, our recognition, our volunteer base, and most importantly, the number of pets rescued year after […]
Susan O. has been an A.R.F. foster volunteer for eight years, shaping our foster programs and helping over 300 cats get adopted. Read more about what she’s learned along the way and how you can help.
We had a delightful paw-ty at Grand Subaru at Subaru Loves Pets event on Saturday, October 12. We had four dog adoptions – congratulations to Hoss, Loki, Hector, and Billie Boy on finding them forever homes! A big thank you to Sean Carney State Farm for donating a trunkload full of pet food and supplies […]
This weekend was the fall PetSmart National Adoption Weekend. We placed an amazing 11 cats and 10 dogs! Thank you to all who visited us at the Wheaton and Darien PetSmarts during our events. We couldn’t have found these loving homes without your support.
If you’ve adopted a pet from A.R.F., you know that every animal is sent home with a snuggley fleece blanket. When our dogs and cats are adopted, their blanket goes with them, providing something familiar as they adjust to their “forever family.” Those blankets are hand-made by the volunteers at Comfort for Critters, an organization […]