a brief history
Founded in 2000, Country Acres Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, St. Louis-based organization whose primary concern lies with the over-population and unnecessary suffering of domestic animals in our community. We are dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, socialization, and placement of homeless, abandoned and abused/neglected cats, dogs, kittens, and puppies.
- Demonstrate respect, sensitivity, and understanding toward all creatures.
- A comfortable, humane shelter and nurturing care to animals.
- Lifetime homes for the pets we place.
- Public education/awareness of humane treatment of animals and the problems of pet-overpopulation.
- Positive relationships with adoption partners.
- Providing team members a safe and comfortable work environment with open communication, proper equipment, and continual training, education, and support by management.