Protecting, rescuing, and caring for abandoned and unwanted animals. 


Promoting the importance of spay and neuter in reducing the population of stray animals.



Adoption Events

Mitchell County Animal Rescue hosts multiple adoption events throughout the year. Let us help you find your new fur-ever friend!

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It’s Our 35th!

Join us in this celebration of our 35th year as Mitchell County Animal Rescue! We’ve planned a day of fun for you and your friends with paws in Bakersville, on the Creek Walk, on August 24th.

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Vaccination Clinics

MCAR hosts low-cost vaccination clinics throughout Mitchell County several times every year, making it easier and more affordable than ever to get your pets those preventive shots they need.

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Placing animals in loving homes.



Educating young people in the humane treatment of animals.

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