The Tail Bearer

Our newsletter, The Tail Bearer, is mailed to our supporters during the first few months of every year. Each full-color edition includes adorable stories about adoptaJoomlable animals, helpful tips and tricks to keep your pets happy, a section which lists every memorial we have received during the previous year and a ton more. To start receiving our newsletter or to update your address, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Spring Raffle

Our Spring Raffle is sent out around early  February of every year and the prize is picked in late March. Prizes are $300 for first place, $200 for second and $100 for third. This raffle benefits a large project or campaign each year. With your entries, we raised over $23,000 during our 2015 raffle. To get tickets, call 717-993-3232.

Candlelight Memorial Ceremony

The Candlelight Memorial Ceremony offers staff, volunteers, and friends of ARI a chance to give thanks and remember their loved ones. Every Spring we host guests in our Memorial Garden and light one candle for every memorial we receive. We invite an honorary speaker offer words of remembrance, offer light fare and console each other through the pain of losing our loved ones. Click here to learn about ways we can help you memorialize those who may be gone but will never be forgotten. 

Dogs' Day in the Park

DDIP has always been ARI’s largest event. It is hosted at Marge Goodfellow Park in New Freedom, PA. With 81 walkers in the Mutt Strutt, a ton of incredible vendor booths and 1200 visitors to the festival, we raised over $28,000 in 2016. 2017 is bound to be just as amazing and even bigger than ever before. Expect delicious cruelty-free food, oodles of fun and games for your pup (all friendly dogs welcome!!), a Chinese raffle, a kissing booth, a yard sale, and vendors hosting everything you could possibly imagine to make your pup feel loved. 

Fall RaffleJoomla

Our Fall Raffle is sent out around late August of every year and the prize is picked in October. Prizes are $300 for first place, $200 for second and $100 for third. This raffle benefits the rescue in our General Fund. For tickets, call 717-993-3232.

Cabernet for Strays

Hosted at Boordy Vineyards in Hydes, MD. With an open wine bar, delicious cruelty-free catering, a charity auction and a prize wheel, we raised over $43,000 during our seminal event.  

Peace Tree Letter

Our Peace Tree letter is an invitation to hang a card in memorial or honor of a loved one on our annual holiday peace tree which decorates our office during the month of December and early January. For just $10 you may purchase a card which will be seen by everyone who visits the Farm. Learn more by e-mailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..