Become a Sanctuary Member
Accreditation affirms that you have joined a network of caring
sanctuaries working together to rescue homeless animals and to
save animals from suffering and abuse.
ASA's application and review process, and site visits, assure
that sanctuaries and animal placement facilities are truly
humane institutions--certified by ASA to meet the highest
standards of animal care.
ASA accredited sanctuaries receive a certificate suitable
for public display.
Animal rescue and placement is a priority with ASA. We have
placed hundreds of homeless animals in sanctuaries. You can
count on ASA's help when you need assistance with hard to
When funds are available, the ASA Animal Rescue Fund will
help with the costs of transportation, food and veterinary medical
expenses for animals needing sanctuary placement.
ASA provides members with guidance on fundraising, development
Newsletters and other ASA publications will promote your
sanctuary and spotlight rescued animals.
ASA's Internet Discussion List helps member sanctuaries explore
fundraising and administrative challenges, share housing and care
knowledge, and alert others about current rescue cases.
Click here for ASA's Application
Click here for ASA's site visit checklist