Local Flavor 1/10 votes
These folks took in multiple abandoned dogs found next to roadways around the state, spent thousands on medical for them, medically - turned their lives around when other's would have euthenized them. And then found them forever homes! Big Hearts in action, quietly doing good deeds daily. ARL has been the state's foremost advocate for Animal Welfare since 1899 - founded by a woman. ARL operate three year round shelters, Offer free clinics, respond to outbreaks of animal disease in neighborhoods, operate a fleet of animal ambulances, maintain help lines / facilities, provide valuable community resources, training, animal law enforcement, drive animal legislation and is the state's leading adoptions powerhouse - finding forever homes for every type of animal without prejiduce. They are so popular on Saturday's it is difficult to get in the door at times! Additionally, no one does more for the Community Cats (Feral Cats) aross the states than ARL. Their TNR, free food to feeders / other shelters feeding community cats, Healthy Mom's, Healthy Litter Programs are second to none nationally.