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Investing in Hope

We want to say a big thank you to all the Calgary Realtors and the CREB Charitable Foundation for choosing AARCS as one of their 15 charities to receive a $10,000 grant this year in their Investing In Hope Initiative and to Tracey for the nomination! These funds will be used to provide low-income and […]

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Nemo, the Rescue Pup goes VIRAL!

The AARCS Puppy who melted hearts all over the world! Like many of our Rescue puppies, Nemo is a mixed breed from rural Alberta. This 15 second video, posted on our Instagram and Facebook page (Thursday, November 19th, 2015) has reached over 11 million views on Facebook alone! Nemo had found her forever home and was […]

Southern Alberta Dog Breeder Surrenders 41 Animals

Dog Breeder Surrenders Animals

Southern Alberta Dog Breeder Surrenders 41 Animals November 19, 2015 – Calgary, AB   During an Alberta SPCA investigation at a Southern Alberta rural property, 41 dogs were taken from the property and brought into the care of Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society. The animals include 40 small breed dogs and a border collie ranging […]

Double Your Dollar! Donation Match Campaign

AARCS is currently caring for 301 dogs and 251 cats. Over the past month we have taken in 208 dogs and cats of which a large number are high-needs animals in need of emergency medical care and surgeries. With expenses up over $35,000 and donations down $20,000, we need your help to raise $50,000! Heather […]

Please remember that this community is a fly in only community and the RCMP planes often flies out empty. So if there is extra space and extra dogs ...why not?

Thanksgiving Rescue Tail

Our rescue story starts with our awesome friend Amie near Saskatoon, Saskatchewan . Much of this in her own words, please read on. The story goes … Fraser Waldron, an RCMP officer in northern Saskatchewan, got wind that a rural community was in need of help to save stray dogs. “Fraser himself contacted the RCMP […]

Sponsor Jail ‘N Bail

On Saturday, September 19th, 2015 the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) will be hosting its second annual Jail ‘N Bail fundraiser! The event will be held at our Safe Haven shelter facility, Bay G, 3851 21st Street NE, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. During the event, VIP’s will be jailed in dog kennels […]

Go to Jail for AARCS!

AARCS JAIL ‘N BAIL Wanted: VIP’s to be locked up! On Saturday, September 19th, 2015 the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) will be hosting its second annual Jail ‘N Bail fundraiser! The event will be held at our Safe Haven shelter facility, Bay G, 3851 21st Street NE, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. […]