The mission of Friends of Contra Costa Animal Shelters is to improve the lives of the shelter animals at Contra Costa Animal Services. We raise much needed funds to help the animals with specialized medical care that goes beyond the shelter’s ability. In addition, we fund the purchase of additional animal supplies and actively promote […]
Cats & Dogs
Dogwood Animal Rescue Project is a unique, non-profit organization located in Sonoma County, CA. This rescue was inspired by a group of friends and animal advocates who are making a difference for animals through foster based rescue, rehabilitation, adoption, spay/neuter and more! Dogwood Animal Rescue Project is a 501c3 non-profit. Dogwood’s Mission: To support animals and […]
The Friends of Animal Services was founded in 1979 as a support group for the Antioch Animal Services. Friends of Animal Services was formed for the express purpose of guaranteeing the people of Antioch a humane and comprehensive Animal Services program with an emphasis on a quality Animal Shelter and maximum responsible adoptions of animals. […]
Rescues and places cats and dogs from the Antioch animal shelter before they are euthanized.
We are an all volunteer animal welfare organization with activities in Far East Contra Costa County. Our programs include the following: community education regarding responsible pet ownership, dog and cat rescue and re-homing free-roaming cat spay and neuter and care, fundraising, volunteer development and youth programs.
Plays an active role in the “no-kill” movement by rescuing dogs and cats from city shelters, providing temporary foster care, and bringing animals to the public for placement in high-quality, loving homes. Specializes in hard cases: pitt bulls, older mutts, declawed and older cats.
People Rescuing Animals … Animals Rescuing People®. Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) is an award-winning, nationally recognized leader in animal welfare. Founded in 1991, ARF has placed nearly 50,000 dogs and cats in loving homes. ARF elevates pets in society, enhances connections, and transforms the bond between people and animals, including their flagship program that trains […]
MISSION: BrightHaven is a 501(c)(3) animal welfare organization dedicated to helping people help older, disabled and chronically ill animals via rescue and hospice care. We also foster respect and compassion for all animals, honor animals as wise teachers and provide education to the public about holistic healthcare, animal hospice and natural dying. VISION: We look […]
The Milo Foundation is an established 501(c)(3) nonprofit, no-kill organization providing an alternative for homeless pets throughout Northern California, through education, adoption services, and providing sanctuary for animals until permanent homes can be found. Founded in August of 1994, The Milo Foundation is located on two hundred and eighty-three acres in Mendocino County – offering […]
Animal Rescue Recon is focused on providing high-quality animal rescue and adoption services to East Contra Costa County and surrounding areas. We do everything we can to help give homeless animals another chance at a long and healthy life in a loving home environment. Our all-volunteer group has various levels of experience in the field […]