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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Animal Protection & Welfare, Animals

Mission: Arkansans for Animals, Inc. is a state - wide animal advocacy organization to help promote the welfare of animals through low - cost and subsidized services, rescue and rehabilitation, humane legislation and public education.

Results: AFA's programs have provided over 110,000 low-cost and free spays/neuters to the pets of Arkansas residents. Since 1986, AFA has successfully supported humane legislation to regulate pet stores, ban animal fighting and increase penalties for cruelty to animals.

Community Stories

34 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Sue McNutt C.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

Rock City Rescue is the best rescue organization ever. 100% of their donations go towards the animals. They thoroughly vet prospective owners and follow up with them after the adoption is complete. You won’t find a more compassionate and professional rescue group anywhere! I highly recommend Rock City Rescue!!

Brenda L.1

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

AFA is an excellent organization! The compassionate mission of this organization is seen each day as they tirelessly save animals lives and help the wonderful creatures find loving homes. The low cost and free health care helps the animals have a healthy new start on their road to adoption or helps ease the pain and suffering of the less or non-adoptable.

Client Served

Rating: 5

I have used Arkansans For Animals between 25 and 30 times. Never had a bad experience and all my dogs had great experiences. I found the staff caring and very informative about the surgeries and the aftercare. I have also sent others and they were always pleased. I believe this organization truly cares about the overpopulation of our fur babies. I would highly recommend them to you

Client Served

Rating: 5

What great services are provided by Arkansans for animals! The people are always friendly and I have had nothing but positive encounters there.

Board Member

Rating: 5

Arkansans for Animals is a fabulous organization! We are so fortunate they are here to help the animals of Central Arkansas with low cost spay and neuters and now wellness clinics! All of my personal pets have gone there along with the many, many dogs I foster for a local rescue! Wish I could give them 10 stars!

Kathy247

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

Arkansans for Animals provides a much needed, low cost option for those of us who need it. I have taken my foster dogs and cats there and they always get excellent treatment. I always recommend them to my friends. We need to spread the word that there is an affordable place to have our pets neutered and receive vaccinations so that there aren't so many unwanted dogs and cats and that our pet are healthy.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

This is an organization that is truly a blessing to Arkansas. They provide low cost spay/neutering, medications , and microchipping. I wasn't aware of this group until I became a foster for Rock City Rescue. If the rescues didn't have this affordable service they wouldn't be able to save as many animals as they do.

Volunteer

Rating: 5

We have fostered quite a few puppies/dogs from Rock City Rescue over the years and we have been so very proud to be a part of the organization! Casey is a very compassionate person who takes pride in locating “just the right families’ for all the babies that have not been wanted by others! She is truly a God send to all of them!

Ann_126

Client Served

Rating: 5

Any time I have had an experience with Arkansas for Animals it has been awesome! They are very welcoming and knowledgable. Such a wonderful nonprofit. Jake Hilliard runs a great business! Thank you again Arkansas for Animals!! Loving Fur Babies I have been a client served as well as a donor.

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General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

Doing such a fine service for our 4 leggers. Awesome at serving the needs of the less fortunate. Awesome job of Jake Hilliard!!!!!!!

Christy52

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

Such a blessing to our rescue. We love the staff. So grateful for all they do for us. They don't get enough credit for what they deal with on a daily basis.

1 Tammy14

Professional with expertise in this field

Rating: 5

I have the pleasure of meeting AFA during tornados that destroyed Conway . This organization is dedicated to helping animals and the people connected . Thank you .

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

AFA Is very reacue friendly and their policies and pricing for feral cats help our rescue group tremendously in carrying out our mission.

Diane Basset B.

Client Served

Rating: 5

Great organization helping AR get low cost spay and neuter. Now helping with low cost shots. These people are great and super caring.

Kristen M. S.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

Great organization run by a top notch team who cares very much about animals in their own community and beyond.

Katie N.1

Client Served

Rating: 5

AFA has helped me get my kitten and two dogs spayed and neutered, vaccinated and microchipped at a very low-cost. They are always helpful, friendly, informative and kind to my pets. They not only helped me provide the best for my furries, they provide a huge service to the community!

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Client Served

Rating: 5

I was so pleased to learn of this organization when I had a box of kittens dumped by my office last year. I took the kittens in when they were old enough to be spayed/neutered along with their shots. These kittens were easily adopted afterwards and people actually PAID for the fees as a way of reimbursement. I think when someone buys a pet they tend to place more value on it and take better care of the animal.

I LOVE ARKANSAS FOR ANIMALS!!!

1 lovemyanimals

Client Served

Rating: 5

GREAT organization! They provide low cost spay/neuter, micro chipping and shots to all the furbies. You feel like you're leaving your pet with family when you drop them off. You can be assured that your fur kids will be well taken care of while they're in their care.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

They are a wonderful organization which provides low cost spay and neuter along with reasonably priced shots, bordatella, and microchipping. They have helped to save countless animals in our community and are zealous advocates for spay/neuter.

1 Alyssa L.

Client Served

Rating: 5

Always a great experience! Thanks for everything you do!! Lucky says thank you too.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My rescue has used Arkansans for Animals for years! They offer affordable spay/neuter services for dogs and cats and have helped us speuter hundreds of foster and community pets, in an effort to reduce pet overpopulation. We are so thankful for a service like this in our community!

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jakehillard 04/14/2016

Any dog or cat (and ocassional bunny) that becomes an RCR alumni has found the softest place to land! Thank you for what you do!

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Professional with expertise in this field

Rating: 5

This organization has served Arkansas for 30 years in defense of animals. Their work has included advocacy, legislation, protection, cruelty investigations, legal advice and assistance, program assistance for other animal advocates, disaster relief and emergency sheltering, and a large mobile and stationary spay/neuter program. Further, they have assisted the creation of other spay programs in other states. They have been and continue to be extremely effective.

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jakehillard 04/14/2016

Thank you. We truly appreciate the support of people like you!