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ARC has been extremely busy with new adoptees, both cats and dogs. With the increase in adoptees we have higher operating expenses for food, veterinary services and general supplies. Donations can be sent to ARC PO BOX 393 Carroll, IA 51401.

If you love and care for animals please consider becoming a foster home for one of the pets at Animal Rescue of Carroll. Call 712-790-9116 and leave a message if you are willing to help and we will call you back with more information. Thank you.

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Animal Rescue of Carroll

We are in need of gift card donations to Bomgaars. This will help buy supplies like dog and cat food.

Proudly serving Carroll County, Iowa....Thank you for taking the time to visit our website! Whether you're just taking a stroll, or looking for your new forever friend, we welcome you to join us in our journey to help save the lives of unwanted pets.

Since it's start in 2006, Animal Rescue of Carroll has re-homed more than 1700 pets! Please visit our pages and find out how you can help continue on our journey and save lives.

We are in need of quality cat food and beds for our cats!


The following employers have matching donations programs with Animal Rescue of Carroll:

  • Sponsor a pet: Even if you are not able to adopt from us, you can still make a difference through our Sponsor a Pet program. Your donation will help a pet while here at the shelter. You can choose to have your donation cover part or all of the adoption fee, vet expenses or spay/neuter surgery. Arc will recognize your sponsorship by placing a sign on the dog or cat’s kennel. Please note that a pet may be sponsored by more than one person at a time.
  • Everyday Items: paper towels, bleach, dish soap, plastic bags, empty spray bottle from household cleaners, light bulbs, trash bags, laundry detergent
  • Food: quality dry cat/kitten food, quality dry puppy/dog food.  Please no store brands- we prefer Purina, Pedigree, Iams, or higher quality food.
  • Cat Litter: Scoopable- Tidy Cats, Fresh Step, Arm and Hammer
  • Pet Supplies: New or gently used collars, food dishes, pet taxis, wire crates, leashes, pet beds
  • Sponsor an ad: if you would like to sponsor an ad in your local paper or radio station, please contact us!
  • Gift Cards/Gas Cards: Volunteers spend their own gas money transporting animals to/from vet appointments and adoption events.  Supplies for animals are purchased at Kmart, Wal-mart, and Bomgaar's.
  • Time: Volunteer your time at our canine shelter, events, hanging up posters, transporting animals, taking pictures of adoptables, and much much more. Click here for more information on how to get involved.
  • Money: monetary donations can be sent to-

Animal Rescue of Carroll
PO Box 393
Carroll, IA 51401

Directly to our vet costs:

Templeton Veterinary Clinic
c/o Animal Rescue of Carroll
401 S. Rye Avenue
Templeton, IA 51463

Veterinary Associates of Manning
c/o Animal Rescue of Carroll
1603 Enterprise St.
Manning, IA 51455

**All donations are tax deductible

Neat ways to donate:

Instead of presents at a birthday, wedding or anniversary, ask for donations for your favorite rescue!

Memorials for loved ones both human and your furry friends


Make a secure, tax deductible donation
via pay pal:



The following employers have matching donations programs with Animal Rescue of Carroll:

  • Pella Rolscreen
  • Wells Fargo
  • Carroll Coolers
  • American HomeSheild

Does your employer offer a matching donation program?

Ask them how you can get Animal Rescue of Carroll as an approved organization to receive donations!