Adoption Fairs

Saturdays: 12-4pm (cats)

Saturdays: 12-3pm (dogs)

Tuesdays: 12-6pm (cats only)

Wednesdays: 12-6pm (cats only)

Fridays: 12-6pm (cats only)

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday adoption fairs are limited sessions.


Location & Hours

Animal Adoption & Rescue Foundation
311 Harvey Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
336-768-PETS (7387)


  • Tuesdays 12-6pm
  • Wednesdays 12-6pm
  • Fridays 12-6pm
  • Saturdays 12-4pm

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Shelter Showdown Contest

Petfinder has partnered with Pets Add Life to help more pets find homes. A total of $50,000 will be given away to three Petfinder member organizations. Between October 22 and November 19, 2014, our supporters and communities are encouraged to vote for AARF, once per day and the organizations with the most votes win!

As a Petfinder member, AARF has been automatically included. Now, get ready to rally all our community and encourage your friends and family to vote on the Pets Add Life (PAL) Facebook page starting October 22. The Shelter Showdown Contest will award $25,000 to the grand prize winner with the most votes, followed by the second place winner receiving $15,000 and third place winner receiving $10,000.

To vote, AARF supporters can simply ‘Like’ the PAL Facebook page at and click the Shelter Showdown app or visit Participants can simply search and vote for AARF once per 24 hour period through November 19, 2014 at Noon EST. Vote daily and keep an eye on the updated leaderboard!

Need help with spay/neuter for your dog or cat?

Need financial help in order to get your dog or cat spayed or neutered?  Know someone who needs assistance?  Through a generous grant from the ASPCA, AARF has some funds to help with spay/neuter in our community.  Financial qualifications apply, so contact us at for more information.  

Visit for more information about the ASPCA.

Recent Events

Bone Appetit, Sept 9, 2014

Let's give a shout out of THANKS to the restaurants that participated in the 2014 Bone Appetit fund raiser September 9. On this one special day, area restaurants contributed a portion of their sales to aid homeless and helpless animals in our area. Please be sure to thankf our sponsoring restaurants the next time you visit for breakfast, lunch or dinner!

B.L.L. Rotisserie Factory -- 380 Knollwood Street, Suite A
Burke Street Pizza – 1140 Burke Street
Café Arthur’s – 1416 S. Hawthorne Road
Coppola’s Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant – 3512 Yadkinville Road
First Street Draught House – 1500 W. 1st Street
Foothills Brewing -- 638 West Fourth Street
Kimono Japanese Restaurant – 4910 Old Country Club Road
Kimono Japanese Restaurant – 324 Summit Square Boulevard
Kimono Japanese Restaurant – 6655 Old US Hwy 52, Welcome, NC 27295
Mellow Mushroom – 314 West Fourth Street
Oscar’s Grille – 3348 Robinhood Road
O’So Eats – 299 Jonestown Road
Pig-n-Out Barbecue – 6489 Shallowford Road, Lewisville
Plaza Restaurant – 806 NC Hwy 66 South, Ste D., Kernersville
Ryan’s Restaurant -- 719 Coliseum Drive
Silvia’s Honey Tree – 150 Hanes Mill Court
Stratford Station Grill – 828 S. Stratford Road
Szechuan Palace – 3040 Healy Drive
The Olive Tree Deli – 580 S. Stratford Road
West End Café – 926 West 4th Street

Thank you PEDIGREE foundation

AARF wishes to thank the PEDIGREE Foundation for a $1000 grant to support our work helping homeless dogs find loving forever homes.  Visit their web pages at for more information about their efforts.

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