Due to COVID-19 CARA is operating by appointment only.
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Welcome to Carolina Animal Rescue & Adoption

At Carolina Animal Rescue and Adoption (CARA). we are dedicated to finding permanent and loving families for the homeless dogs and cats of North Carolina. CARA began rescuing homeless animals in April 2003, and have placed countless animals in wonderful homes across the country. CARA is dedicated to providing the best service possible to the animals in our care and the families who adopt from us. We take pride in adopting healthy animals and go to great lengths to pair each pet with the perfect family.

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