Providence Animal Rescue League

34 Elbow Street
Providence, RI 02903

Our Mission

The Providence Animal Rescue League (PARL) is a non-profit organization 501(c) 3 serving communities throughout Rhode Island and beyond. We receive no federal or state funding and rely solely on donations from generous individuals, businesses and foundations to support our work to provide compassionate care, medical treatment and adoption services to thousands of animals each year.

PARL's Programs & Services

Thousands of animals are placed in loving homes every year through PARL’s adoption & re-homing services. PARL strives to create a judgement-free and caring environment for all community members and their pets in need of services. 

Pets at Home

By addressing the needs of pet owners in our community, PARL is helping to save more lives every day. This program offers affordable vaccination and micro chipping clinics throughout the year as well as supportive behavioral and medical advice directly to owners to

Adoption Policy


Adoption Fees


6 months and older $225 / Under 6 months $350

Dog and Puppy Adoptions include:

Spay/Neuter Surgery

Distemper Vaccination (good for one year)

Bordatella Vaccination (good for six months)

Rabies Vaccination (good for one or three years)

Heartworm Test and preventative


Flea-Tick preventive

Microchip ($20 additional fee)

Free office visit at participating Veterinary Office

Lifetime Behavioral Support (by phone or email)

Subscription to PARL’s e-news & updates


6 months and older $90 / Under 6 months $175 ($50 discount for 2 or more)

Cat and Kitten Adoptions include:

Recommended Pets

Recommended Pets