Contact Us

Shelter Address

5060 – 74 Avenue SE

Calgary, AB

Hours: 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday


There are NO Adoptable Animals at AARCS Safe Haven for viewing.
All of our animals available for adoption are in foster homes throughout Calgary, Edmonton and their surrounding areas.
We do not take animal surrenders at Safe Haven. If you have a surrender request please contact our Dog Program Manager or our Cat Program Manager.

Mailing Address

Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society
5060 – 74 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2C 3C9
Phone: (403) 250-7377
Fax: 1-866-223-0365

Contacts for both AARCS Calgary and AARCS Edmonton below.

AARCS Calgary Divisions


Deanna Thompson
Executive Director

Niki Vlooswyk-Steele
Controller and Financial Donations


Rachel Howard
Volunteer Manager

Shelter Operations

Mike Hansen
Shelter Operations

Terri Nielsen
Dog Shelter Coordinator

Victoria Birch
Cat Shelter Coordinator

Valerie Person
Shelter Inventory Coordinator

Dog Program

Tami Rambow
Dog Program Manager

Kim Sutherland
Dog Program Coordinator

Natasha Pupulin
Animal Behaviour Coordinator

Chris Sanderson and Mayte Hufnagel
Dog Adoption Coordinators

Cat Program

Kelsey Scoular
Cat Program Manager

Brandi Copplestone
Cat Program Coordinator

Tracey Dyck
Cat Adoption Coordinator

Tammy Pfiefer
Barn Buddies Coordinator

TNR (Trap, Neuter and Return Program)

Tracey Stratton Mahdi
TNR Coordinator


Kayla Quarin
Administrative Assistant

Animal Health Department

Ariana Lenz
Medical Manager

Amy Corpe
Animal Health Coordinator


Cheryl Burndred
Donation Coordinator (non-monetary)


Holly Marisco
Membership Coordinator

Communications + Events

Amber Perry
Creative and Marketing Specialist

Susan Brakus
Events and Fundraising Coordinator

Amy Wilhelm
Adoption Events Coordinator

Julianna Scouras
Festivals & Adoption Events Coordinator

Kaila Gillespie
Third Party Fundraising Coordinator


Cindy Cheung


Erin McIIquham
Dog Website Coordinator

Alissa Huybers
Social Media Coordinator


Allison Hryniw
Education Coordinator


Andrea Fiedler
Transport Coordinator

SNAP (Spay and Neuter Assistance Program)

Leane Ingram
SNAP Coordinator, First Nations

SNAP Coordinator, Urban

AARCS Edmonton Divisions

Edmonton Crew

Join our crew in Edmonton, too! Opportunities such as dog fostering, volunteering and fundraising!

Amie Lee
Edmonton Coordinator

Chelsea Roy
Donations and Inventory Coordinator

Carleen Engley
Events Coordinator

Seeking this Position
Fundraising Coordinator

Jenn Glover
Volunteer Coordinator