How to Help

What does your help really do? View our Dogs In Need!

Paypal Donations:
We are a 501c(3) nonprofit. Your tax-deductible donations save lives!
(Please consider making your donation recurring - our need never ends)

Mailing address for donations:

The Animal Shelter
1201 Parkwood Drive
Anniston AL  36201

Kuranda Beds through Animal Rescue Aid

Our Wish List: (see also our Amazon Wish List)
  • Bleach (ultra), paper towels, laundry soap, Dawn dish soap, antibacterial hand soap
  • Scoopable cat litter (Tidy Cats or similar)
  • Gently used Igloo style or quality plastic dog houses.
  • 10x10 Fence pens or panels
Spay/Neuter Your Pets:

Need help? Contact S.A.V.E.

Our Thrift Store:
Secondhand Tails, 6500 McClellan Blvd, Anniston
  • Open 10-3 Wed - Sat
  • Accepting donations of quality, gently used goods, linens for recycling, cans for recycling


Download our volunteer packet by clicking here or email for our volunteer application! Our insurance requires volunteers be at least 16. We need help with:
  • Volunteer dog walkers - set your schedule
  • Cat caretakers (grooming and socializing) at shelter or PetsMart
  • Service days for groups (repairs and beautification projects)