Protecting animals through community housing, education & Support

PATCHES mission has four major goals: Protecting animals in the Phoenix valley area with housing and support, educating the community on animal welfare and statistics, providing a safe and efficient adoption process that is affordable for all parties involved, and keeping the animals that are in need happy and healthy to ensure the best chance of adoption.


A PATCHES run shelter system facilitating and finding a loving home for every dog and cat through our motivated, compassionate, well-managed, financially-sound rescue organization.


PATCHES mission is to strengthen animal rescuer’s ability to house and achieve higher adoption rates of companion animals saving lives while providing necessary education and support of both the rescue and public. In addition, setting a standard of humane and ethical treatment of companion animals by establishing a best practice for rescues.