Looking to join a group of dedicated volunteers!


Contact us to see how you can help save dogs lives. We have many needed volunteer positions open. If you are interested in fostering, please complete the application below and email to adoptionfirstapplications@gmail.com.


Adoption First Animal Rescue is a 501 (c)(3) non profit organization recognized by the Interal Revenue Service. Our goal is to rescue dogs of all breeds from county shelters where they could be euthanized.

What does the adoption fee include?

  • Vaccines to bring the dog current, does not include a boardetella vaccine.
  • Spay or Neuter
  • Vet Exam
  • Microchip- Yearly registration is not included

What are your adoption fees?

  • $100 for seniors
  • $175 for dogs over 4 months old
  • $250 for puppies under 4 months old

Adoption Questions:

Monthly Donations
  • Adoption Event February 11thTractor Supply Jacksonville NC 10:00am-1:00pm

  • Valentines Day Themed Photos with your pet! $10 for two poses February 11th Tractor Supply 10:00am-1:00pm CASH ONLY

  • Adoption Event February 18th PetSmart on Yopp Road!
  • ​Valentines Day Themed Photos with your pet! $10 for two poses ​​February 18th PetSmart on Yopp Road!




Upcoming Events!

Donations are always needed! We have set up a WISHLIST on Amazon for those who would like to purchase something for the rescue.

Please go to: AMAZON

The shipping address to be used is PO BOX 1500 Richlands NC 28574