High Sierra Animal Rescue (HSAR) is a no-kill shelter located in Portola, CA that is dedicated to saving the lives of homeless adoptable dogs that can no longer be held at the county shelters. We are a nonprofit organization focused on providing health, quality of life, and emotional stability for animals in Northern California and Northern Nevada.
HSAR strives to find loving, caring, “forever” homes for the dogs and you can help.
Funding for the shelter’s operation and rescue expenses come from private contributions, memberships, sponsorships, and memorial donations; the
Our Mission: to rescue homeless, adoptable dogs and provide them with the care they need until they can be placed into permanent, loving homes; in addition, to advance pet welfare by raising public awareness of responsible pet ownership.