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OPENING HOURS NOTICE

We will be operating out of our current location at 143 W. Vaughn Ave with our regular adoption center hours, through Wednesday, February 14th (our last Valentine will be adopted from the current location).
BOTH LOCATIONS WILL BE CLOSED for adoptions February 15th and February 16th (the house warming and tours for the new location will be on the 15th from 4-7pm, with a brief dedication ceremony at 5:30 p.m. and the 16th is moving day for the animals).
We will begin our regular adoption schedule from the new location at 952 W. Melody Ave on Saturday February 17th from 10am-4pm.

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To significantly impact animal overpopulation through aggressive programs focusing on rescue, spay and neuter, adoptions, and education. 

[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner equal_height=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1498614337013{padding-top: 36px !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″ offset=”vc_col-lg-6 vc_col-md-6″ css=”.vc_custom_1498614627124{margin-bottom: 55px !important;}”][cms_fancybox_single title=”What We Do” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-users” icon_size=”49″ layout_mode=”3″ cms_template=”cms_fancybox_single.php”][vc_column_text]We are a privately supported, limited in-take no-kill, rescue organization located in Gilbert, Arizona. We receive no government financial support, and are powered by volunteers. If you’re looking to adopt a dog or adopt a cat in the Phoenix metro area, you’ve come to the right place! If you’re unable to adopt today, there are other ways you can help us and the animals we care for.[/vc_column_text][cms_button btn_align=”text-left” values=”%5B%7B%22btn_type%22%3A%22btn%22%2C%22button_link%22%3A%22url%3A%252Fsupport%252F%7Ctitle%3ALearn%2520How%2520You%2520Can%2520Support%2520Us%7C%7C%22%7D%5D”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″ offset=”vc_col-lg-6 vc_col-md-6″ css=”.vc_custom_1498614641400{margin-bottom: 55px !important;}”][cms_fancybox_single title=”Adopt a Friend for Life” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-heart” icon_size=”49″ layout_mode=”3″ cms_template=”cms_fancybox_single.php”][vc_column_text]Did you know only 1 in 5 animals are adopted from a local adoption center? With your help, we can increase that statistic!

At Friends for Life, we’re committed to placing the right animal in the right home.[/vc_column_text][cms_button btn_align=”text-left” values=”%5B%7B%22btn_type%22%3A%22btn%22%2C%22button_link%22%3A%22url%3A%252Fadopt%252F%7Ctitle%3ARescue%2520Now%7C%7C%22%7D%5D”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column css_animation=”fadeInRight” css=”.vc_custom_1498614555068{padding-right: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}” offset=”vc_col-lg-4 vc_col-md-4″][vc_single_image image=”1183″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1516830873560{margin-top: -22px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1518548819381{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_separator color=”custom” border_width=”2″ el_width=”40″ css_animation=”fadeIn” accent_color=”#720060″][vc_custom_heading text=”How Many Lives Have We Saved? ” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1518548812250{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;}”]

Arizona Friends for Life began advocating for homeless animals in Arizona in 1993.
In 25 years we are proud to have made a real difference and re-homed thousands of Friends for Life…

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Donate Today

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