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Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation

Sarge’s original mission is to save animals from euthanasia in the Haywood County Animal Shelter, because when we started, more than 50 animals per week were being put down because of lack of space.

Now that the Haywood County Animal Shelter has achieved no-kill status, it is our goal to make sure they are able to maintain that record. We now have more hard-to-place and longer term animals in our care, and we provide assistance to the shelter with on-site adoptions.

Recent News

January Pets of the Month – Hope & Faith

By Fred Strohm | January 4, 2021

It is a privilege and honor to share our experience here with you.  We have come to realize that those of you who adopt, and are adopted by, a furry […]


By Fred Strohm | December 23, 2020

Allison(now known as Chloe) wanted  to send you all Holiday greetings and thanks for finding her a new home!Her pet parents Ron and Rob are also most grateful for all you do […]

Magnus (formerly Major)

By Fred Strohm | December 22, 2020

 I wanted to send an update on Magnus (formerly Major) who we adopted about three months ago! He is all settled in and has become our best friend. He is stubborn, […]

Upcoming Events

2021 WNC JeepFest

June 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

7.00 – 12.00

Please join us for our 2nd annual WNC JeepFest: hosted by WNC Jeepers, benefiting Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation, Inc. We’ll see you June 11 & 12, 2021 Gates open at 9a and close at 5p both days! All Jeep models …

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