Pet Refuge

operated by the North Kingstown-Exeter Animal Protection League, Inc.

Pet List

About Us

The no-kill Pet Refuge is operated by the North Kingstown-Exeter Animal Protection League, Inc. The mission of the Pet Refuge is to provide a warm home for abused and neglected animals and also for those animals who can no longer remain in their homes for a variety of reasons. Learn more about us at our web site at www.nkeapl.org.


Voting Round 3 in the The Animal Rescue Site $300,000 Shelter+ Challenge of 2012

Round 3 of voting in The Animal Rescue Site Shelter+ Challenge ends at ends at midnight (PT) on September 16, 2012. The Pet Refuge will win $1000 if we register the highest number of votes in RI. This would be a big help in caring for the animals. We are also eligible to win the Grand Prize! Your vote is needed EACH DAY and we hope you will ask your family and social network friends to vote daily as well. Your vote REALLY makes a difference. Thank you!

To vote for us, click on the picture below to go to The Animal Rescue Site:

The Animal Rescue Site


Volunteers Needed

Could you spare a few hours a week to help the shelter? Your help is needed in several areas. We especially need volunteers to set up items and tables at our fundraising events, take tables down, and pack items. See other volunteer opportunities on our Volunteering page. Call the Pet Refuge at (401) 294-1115 to find out how you might be able to help, or email animalz@cox.net.


United Way Workplace Giving

You can give to the Pet Refuge through United Way by writing NKEAPL, INC. #8362 in the space provided under "Donor Options" or "Donor Choice - Specific Agencies" on the United Way form.


Adopting a Furry Friend

For information about adopting a furry friend, call the Pet Refuge at (401) 294-1115 or visit our web site at www.nkeapl.org/adoptions.html.



For questions about this website, e-mail Darlene at: ddoehrmann@yahoo.com