Our Partners

Friends For Life Animal Rescue is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We are a volunteer-run, donation-based no-kill rescue operation. As such, we utilize many channels to generate the funds and supply donations that assist us in our ongoing efforts. We do not receive government funding, and depend solely on revenue generated from adoption fees, grants, special events, generous organizations, and private donors.

We are extremely grateful to our partners; the people/groups/ organizations who have significantly contributed to our mission, whether through their ongoing community services focused on animal health and well-being, or through their extraordinary efforts to raise funds or needed item donations by sponsoring our events or promoting their own events with Friends for Life Animal Rescue benefiting.

Community Partners

Gilbert Dogs 24/7

Gilbert Dogs 24/7Gilbert Dogs is a doggie daycare / boarding / grooming / training facility that provides a safe, secure environment that allows dogs to spend their day participating in activities designed to engage both mind and body. Gilbert Dogs 24/7 generously allows our dogs to take a break from the kennel and spend a day in doggie daycare, and we truly appreciate this. This gives the dogs an opportunity to interact with the other dogs and gives Gilbert Dogs’ customers a chance to meet them. Thank you Gilbert Dogs 24/7!

Bark Avenue Pet Supply

Bark Avenue Pet Supply specializes in raw, holistic, natural foods for dogs and cats. THANK YOU to Bark Avenue Pet Supply for donating dog and cat food to Friends for Life throughout the year. Bark Avenue helps us keep our cupboards full!

Pet Behavior Solutions

Pet Behavior SolutionsPet Behavior Solutions works with you to understand the causes of your pet’s behavior so they can arrive at truly effective long-term solutions that will have a positive impact on your relationship with your pet. A special THANK YOU to Pet Behavior Solutions for their invaluable assistance over the years in helping Friends For Life manage behavioral issues with our rescues and helping smooth their way to their forever homes.

Stacie Neumann

BUYING OR SELLING A HOME? Stacie is a  Friends for Life volunteer who donates 10% of her commission to Friends for Life for every sale that is referred through Friends for Life! If you are looking to buy or sell, please contact Stacie and tell her Friends for Life sent you! Contact Stacie at stacieneumann@cs.com or visit www.stacieneumann.com.

Allen + Philp Partners Architects

Allen+Philp PartnersWhether the project is residential, restaurant, spa, hotel, senior living or mixed use, Allen + Philp have been involved with some of the premiere designs in Arizona and throughout the world.  Known for their timeless aesthetic and inspired perspectives, their work includes Mountain Shadows, Montelucia, Sanctuary, the Boulders and many more.
Friends for Life would like to extend their sincere appreciation to Allen + Philp Partners for designing our new adoption center!

DGR Communications

DGR CommunicationsDGR Communications, owned and operated by David & Ginnie Rowe in Gilbert, AZ, have been helping small businesses and non-profit organizations improve their online communications for nearly 12 years. DGR offer a variety of services that include website design, content writing, copywriting, and email marketing. As parents of a rescue German Shepherd, Ginnie & David were delighted to offer their services free of charge.

Friends for Life would like to extend their deepest gratitude to DGR Communications for bringing our web site out of the stone age, and designing this beautiful new site for us. We hope you will enjoy what their hard work has produced!

Veterinary Services

Friends for Life Animal Rescue is very grateful to the following veterinary service providers for their outstanding professional medical services rendered for the animals in our care:

Arizona Veterinary Specialists

Arizona Veterinary SpecialistsArizona Veterinary Specialists: A comprehensive, state of the art, multi-specialty veterinary referral hospital that works with general veterinary practitioners to provide comprehensive, innovative, and compassionate care for your furry friends.

Higley Road Pet Clinic

Higley Road Pet Clinic: A full-service veterinary medical facility seeking to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

Friend’s for Life wants to congratulate Dr. Gary Oliver and Higley Road Pet Clinic on our new relationship. We are so appreciative for the many years of support and service from Dr. Sam Wolf and his staff, and we are glad for his continued involvement with HRPC. We are grateful to Dr. Oliver for continuing HRPC’s support of Friends for Life and wish him and the staff all the best!

Homeward Bound Spay Neuter Hospital

Homeward BoundHomeward Bound Spay Neuter Hospital: Provides low-cost spaying and neutering to rescue shelters and the general public. Additional services such as dental cleaning, vaccinations, pedicures, etc, are also available.

East Valley Animal Hospital

East Valley Animal Hospital: Offers preventative care plans, emergency and urgent care, dental care, laser healing therapy, ultrasound, and boarding. Also, a big thank you to East Valley Animal Hospital for providing on-field veterinary services at FFL’s annual BARKtoberfest!

Fundraising/Event Partners

Event Team Inc.

Event Team IncRowan Pickering, President/Owner of Event Team Inc., has supported and helped make our annual BARKtoberfest! an enjoyable success with everyone in attendance by donating his extraordinary talents as our Master of Ceremonies. Additionally, in conjunction with their professional event-management services to their clients, Event Team Inc. has often created opportunities for Friends for Life to benefit from those clients’ charitable pursuits. A heartfelt THANK YOU to Rowan and his team!

Arizona Coyotes

AZ CoyotesA big THANK YOU to the Arizona Coyotes for donating dozens of tickets for our use in fundraising AND especially for selecting Friends for Life Animal Rescue as one of the rescue organizations to benefit from their upcoming evening supporting local shelter/rescue organizations.

Jeannie's Grooming

A heartfelt THANK YOU to Jeannie’s Grooming for being a PRESENTING SPONSOR for Friends for Life Animal Rescue’s 17th annual BARKtoberfest! in 2016 and for their continued support over the years!

Two Men & a Truck, Mesa

Two Men & a Truck, MesaWith a customer referral rating of 96%, Two Men and a Truck Mesa has proven time and time again that we are the top choice when it comes to hiring local movers. We provide a variety of professional moving services to fit any need, and we’re ready to prove we can move you forward! From houses to apartments, high-rises, condos, and office buildings – we specialize in all types of local moving, and our moving teams are professionally trained to handle any situation. You can rest easy knowing our movers will handle your belongings with the highest level of care, and we have all the necessary tools to ensure the job is done right.

Friends for Life extends it’s sincerest thanks to Two Men and a Truck Mesa for their ongoing fundraising efforts, and our eternal gratitude for moving us from our original Vaughn Avenue location to our current home on Melody Avenue.

Nibblers Catering

NibblersPlanning a corporate event doesn’t need to be time-consuming or difficult. When you enlist the help of the Valley’s go-to corporate caterer, Nibblers Catering, the planning process becomes effortless and enjoyable! With delicious food and exceptional service, you can’t go wrong with Nibblers Catering. Our team loves what we do and we do it well.

Friends for Life is so grateful to Nibblers Catering for donating their product and services for both our ground breaking ceremony, and our grand opening event at our new adoption center location.

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