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


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



Did you know that June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month? Come find your new best feline friend today!
June Special (while it lasts) $6 for one cat or kitten and $10 for two. Two kittens are twice as nice and grow up better adjusted with a friend! Free MCAR keychain as a thank you when you adopt two together!
Can't adopt? Consider sponsoring a cat kennel or cat condo today!



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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