Save the Dates!

Hometown Heritage Festival
Saturday, July 15, 2023, 9 am – 4pm
Look for Appalachian Animal Rescue Center’s booth
(In front of the Gazebo on Main Street)

Cause for the Paws Summer Fling
Sunday, August 27, 2023 – 4 – 7pm
The Vineyard at 37 High Holly, Scaly Mountain, NC
Click here to view the Save the Dates Flyer


Appalachian Animal Rescue Center wants the community to know how much we appreciate your patience and support throughout the past year.  We recognize that our closures for animal illness, COVID, flooding, and building repairs at the shelter and the limited donation...

We need your help!

Our shelter is in need of raised pet beds and cat towers. We are required to provide a raised bed for every animal in the shelter in order to pass inspection. We have a new resource that you can use to help us provide proper bedding for our shelter animals. There is a...

Sweet Charity Band

The Sweet Charity Band will be performing  this Saturday the 7th at The Rathskeller Coffee Haus and Pub, 58 Stewart Street in Franklin, NC 28734 from 7PM to 9PM. They will be donating all tips and fees to the Appalachian Animal Rescue Center. For those that might not...