Never Give Up: Jetta’s Story


This is the second article in a series of articles about adopted ARF animals who have had a significant impact on their adopters. While ALL ARF animals fit this bill, there are a special few who have gone above and beyond what anyone could have ever expected. Some animals have helped their humans with feats […]

The Ontario Spay Neuter Task Force


This month I would like to highlight a very important volunteer group close to ARF’s heart, and a sister group to ARF Ontario: The Ontario Spay Neuter Task Force, or “CanFix.” Stay tuned next month for the second instalment in the “Power of Dog” series showcasing yet another heroic adopted ARF animal! Imagine this: An […]

The ARF K9 Ambassador Program


ARF’s newest volunteer endeavour, The ARF K9 Ambassador Program, has taken off like a rocket. The program consists of ARF Ontario volunteers (“Arfies”) and their own adopted ARF dogs. Our primary goal is to provide schools, groups or anybody who requests us with highly-social adopted dogs who help us to educate about everything from bite […]

ARF Ontario: A Home for Skipper


Well this is my first article, and as one may imagine trying to decide what to write about was decidedly frustrating. I work as a full-time volunteer for ARF Ontario and have some amazing and uplifting stories that I very much look forward to writing about. I also would love to share with the readers […]