• Nike Animal Rescue Foundation
  • San Jose, CA

Nike Animal Rescue Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, all volunteer organization dedicated to providing assistance to cats and dogs in need. All of our cats and dogs available for adoption can be viewed here on the site. We hold adoption fairs in the South Bay several times a month where you can see all the pets in person.


Featured Cat


He is wonderful and is five years old. He has been living with just one owner and no other cats. He has shown to be very friendly, even under a stressful situation. He is very much a lap kitty and at the moment a beefy 20 pound cat, even on a...

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Featured Dog


Tinker is a Rat Terrier or Toy Fox Terrier Mix, female. She was born approximately in January 2006. She weighs 8 lbs. She is crate trained.
She’s very affectionate and outgoing, except when it comes to being picked up or walking on a leash....

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Cannon needs your help

Walking the dogs at the 2015 Walkathon

Cannon, a former NARF rescue dog, is fighting a very serious illness. Please read his story and pass it along.

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Happy Tails

Amazing adoption stories from NARF


Dear Friends:

We want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your kindness and your thoughtfulness for taking care of our dog, Abby.

My husband and I are both disabled and our little dog gives us tons of pleasure and...

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KONA (October l999 to February l5, 2016)

The day I adopted her from Premium Pet Store (now Petco) at Branham and Meridian Streets here in San Jose, the foster mom at NARF was...

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Adoption Fairs

Interested in a dog or cat on our site? Come see them in person! We hold adoption fairs throughout the South Bay several times a month. Please contact us first if there's a dog or cat you've seen on our site that you want to see at an adoption fair (not all dogs and cats go to all adoption fairs).

Cats & Kittens

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