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Furry Friends Refuge Animal rescue in West Des Moines, IA

Furry Friends is an Iowa non-profit serving central Iowa's animals in need. Furry Friends is a 501(c)3 tax-deductible organization. Furry Friends seeks to assist all animals in need through a variety of programs. Furry Friends is operated completely by volunteers and all donations go directly to the programs it operates. Unlike local traditional shelters, Furry Friends receives no assistance by local, state, or federal governments.

MISSION

We are compassionate people who care about animals and promote animal welfare through education and celebration of the human animal bond. We work to combat animal overpopulation and mistreatment and insist on humane care for all animals.

Contact David Kinser
Address
1211 Grand Ave
West Des Moines, IA 50265
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1211 Grand Ave

West Des Moines, IA 50265

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Adoptable pets at Furry Friends Refuge

We'll also keep you updated on Reagan's adoption status with email updates.
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Reagan

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 2 yrs 3 mos
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Lola's adoption status with email updates.
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Lola

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 2 yrs 10 mos
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Clarence's adoption status with email updates.
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Clarence

Russian Blue

Male, 7 yrs 1 mo
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Ritchie's adoption status with email updates.
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Ritchie

Domestic Shorthair

Male, 8 yrs 1 mo
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Rango's adoption status with email updates.
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Rango

Husky

Male, 1 yr 6 mos
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Shoshanna's adoption status with email updates.
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Shoshanna

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 5 yrs 6 mos
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Liza's adoption status with email updates.
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Liza

Terrier (Unknown Type, Medium)

Female, 6 yrs 11 mos
West Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Rose's adoption status with email updates.
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Rose

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 8 mos
West Des Moines, IA

Rescue FAQs

The greater Des Moines area, all of Iowa, and even the bordering states when necessary for animals in need.

Additional adoption info

Kittens under 4 months -- $100 for one, $150 for two
Cats over 4 months -- $75 for one, $100 for two
Puppies under 4 months -- $125
Dogs over 4 months-- $100
Rabbits -- $50 for one, $80 for two
Guinea Pigs -- $15 for one, $25 for two
Rats - $8.00 for one (only if you have an existing rat), $10 for two, $50 for family with cage

The main caregiver and an adult in the family are required to be present and meet the animal to adopt. An application and signed contract is required, and homeownership or verification from a landlord that the pet is allowed is required. Dog adoptions require an introduction to all members of the family as well as any existing dogs.

Pets at shelters & rescues near Furry Friends Refuge

Safe Home Rescue

PO Box 57448,
Des Moines, IA 50317

Animal Rescue League of Iowa Inc.

5452 NE 22nd St,
Des Moines, IA 50313

We'll also keep you updated on Lovely Lady May's adoption status with email updates.
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Lovely Lady May

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Senior
Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Diamond's adoption status with email updates.
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Diamond

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Des Moines, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Pontus KL's adoption status with email updates.
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Pontus KL

Rat Terrier/Jack Russell Terrier

Male, 8 mos
Clive, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Pearl DT*'s adoption status with email updates.
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Pearl DT*

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 3 mos
Clive, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Blade's adoption status with email updates.
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Blade

Labrador Retriever

Male, Adult
Knoxville, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Rowena's adoption status with email updates.
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Rowena

Labrador Retriever/Chow Chow

Female, 9 yrs 9 mos
Johnston, IA

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