The Animal Rescue League of Berks County is a charitable 501(c)3 organization caring for over 5,000 animals each year to help them find second chances in a new home or to help reunite them with their grateful owners. For near 70 years, we’ve worked tirelessly to care for the sick, treat the injured, comfort the unwanted, and protect the abused. We also offer human-animal support resources, low-cost veterinary services, animal control programs, and animal cruelty and humane law investigation throughout Berks County, Pennsylvania.
We protect animals, provide a safe haven and promote innovative programs and services to help both people and animals in need throughout Berks County.
Our vision is a world where people are empowered to respect and care for all animals with love and kindness.
Working at the ARL requires a positive attitude and high emotional intelligence. We have an inclusive, mission-driven, people-first culture of compassion in adherence with our organizational values that include:
Striving for excellence • Leading by example both professionally and in our everyday lives • Caring and supporting one another • Showing gratitude and appreciation • Acting with a solutions...-oriented focus to continually learn and improve • Open to change and seeking new ideas • Assuming good intentions • Holding each other accountable • Working with a sense of urgency • Paying attention to details • Embracing diversity