Next Adoption Day is:

Sat, June 24th, 2017


Newton PetSmart

Hampton House Rd
(Rt 206)

Shelter Wish List:

  • canned cat food
  • kitty litter
  • dry cat and kitten food
  • paper towels
  • bleach
  • disinfectant cleaner
  • YARN - 4 ply - not wool - for kitty blankets
  • A shelter of our own

Please drop off goods at the Byram Pound or Contact BARKS for further info.

Byram Animal Rescue Kindness Squad
BARKS works in association with the Byram Pound located on Mansfield Drive in Byram Township, N.J. In addition to the pets that can be seen at the Byram Pound, we also have many cats in foster homes and several dogs in local kennels. All pets can be seen by appointment by contacting (973) 300-3185 or In addition, many adoptable pets can be seen at our regularly scheduled adoption days which are listed in the event calendar.


Click here to read the NJ Herald story, 6/22/2017.

Foster homes and Barn homes
are also needed.

Thank you for thinking of the animals!

We thank the Franklin Weis for collecting donations for BARKS during the PAWS for PETS event! And thank you, Weis patrons, for your generosity!

Click here to donate!

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We are excited to announce

  • Byram Shelter Wishlist (Dog lovers this is your list)

  • PetSmart Wishlist (For our cats at Newton Petsmart)

  • General Wishlist (includes kitten support)

  • (p.s. you can always search "BARKS ANIMAL RESCUE" within Amazon Wish Lists to find us!)

    Thank you for your support!

    (Important: Please do not send any packages to the Byram Municipal Bldg. or the Byram Pound. The correct receiving address is already embedded in our wish lists. Thank you.)

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BARKS Event Calendar
Hover over bolded dates for event details.

    Upcoming Fundraisers:

    • SHOE DRIVE! - We are collecting gently worn shoes in good condition to raise money for the animals. Please donate your unwanted shoes for BARKS and tell a friend! We have a collection bin at Pet Goods of Roxbury, 10 Commerce Blvd, Succasunna and another near the Byram Pound, 10 Mansfield Dr., Byram. You'll find a small bin to the right of the shelter building towards the back, near the trailers. Please consider volunteering to collect 25 pairs from your workplace or family/friends. Contact for more info or to donate. Drive goes until the end of June, 2017. Thank you!

    View the full BARKS Calendar at Google or at Petfinder

Thank you! Your tax-deductible donations help keep BARKS going!