CARA is a True No-Kill Animal Rescue & Sanctuary non profit group located in Jackson, MS that provides food, shelter and care for hundreds of abused, unwanted, and stray animals. CARA is operated by volunteers and a part-time employees. The expenses for our programs and services are supported by private donations from individuals, businesses, and fund raising events throughout the year. We receive no funds from the city, county, state or federal government. The primary goal of CARA is the placement of our adoptable animals into loving, caring homes; thereby enhancing the bond between animals and people. Our services are designed to promote responsible pet ownership. By education, communities can learn the benefits of proper care & treatment of all pets and why spay/neuter is important.