The Animal Rescue Fund (ARF) of the Hamptons is basking in the glow of a very successful 2015.
It was the best year in the nonprofit animal rescue’s four-decade-long history, according to ARF.
Among the highlights:
• 1,477 cats, kittens, dogs and puppies were rescued and brought to ARF. 1,000 of which were rescued from certain death.
• 1,397 animals were adopted into loving homes, an 11% increase over last year. (271 kittens, 90 cats, 630 puppies and 406 dogs)
• 2,303 animals spayed/neutered thanks to the Operation Cat program.
• $500,000+ netted at the ARF summer gala, contributing to ARF’s $2.9 million dollar operating budget. It was the organizations most successful benefit ever.
ARF’s adoption center is located at 91 Daniels Hole Road in Wainscott. ARF has a thrift shop in Sagaponack that supports ARF’s good works.