Surrendering Your Pet Due to Downsizing:

Many people consider surrendering their animal to an animal shelter when moving into an apartment.  Happily, there are many apartment communities now accepting cats and dogs! offers an easy to navigate site that will direct you to apartment friendly housing for you and your animal.  Simply click on the link to get started:

HELP! I found a stray animal!

Many times FAR is asked to take in stray animals (tame Stray Cats and Dogs). By law, we must direct all strays to Maricopa County Animal Care and Control (MCACC). Learn more about MCACC’s guidelines.

Feral Cats

One question we get a lot is what is the difference between stray cats and feral cats. A stray cat is an un-owned animal that you see in your neighborhood that is friendly and enjoys human contact. A feral cat has had little or no human contact during its natural life. Learn more about feral cats.

HELP! I lost my animal!

Anytime a stray animal comes into our care we bring it to Maricopa County Animal Care and Control (MCACC). Learn more ways to search for your lost pet.

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