Shelters and Pet Adoption

Note that most of these organizations offer volunteer opportunities. Call to find out how you can help.
Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor
Non-profit shelter designated to care for the homeless and stray animals of San Juan Island. Programs include adop-tions, foster care, feral cat spay/neuter program, community outreach, and educational programs.
PO Box 1355
Friday Harbor 98250
pets2homes@interisland.net

Alternative Humane Society
No-kill shelter and foster homes
PO Box 2321
Bellingham 98227
360-671-7445
http://www.alternativehumanesociety.org/

Animal Rescue Families
Foster homes, adoptions
PO Box 165
Bremerton 98337
360-698-6576
http://www.animalrescuefamilies.org/

Waiting for a home Animal Services
Animal shelter, pet adoptions, licensing & volunteer program
3120 Martin Way E
Olympia 98506
360-352-2510
http://olywa.net/shelter/

Animal Talk Rescue
Rescue of any abused, abandoned or neglected companion animals all animals are spayed or neutered before being adopted out
6514 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle 98115
206-526-1558
http://www.animaltalkrescue.org/

Best Little Rabbit Rodent & Ferret House dba House Rabbit Society
Shelter for rabbits, rodents and ferrets, edu-cation and supplies
14317 Lake City Way
Seattle 98125
206-365-9105
http://www.rabbitrodentferret.org/

Cascade Animal Protection Society
No-kill dog and cat adoptions (not a shelter)
PO Box 2085
Sumner 98390
253-863-8004
http://www.cascadeanimalprotection.petfinder.com/

Cat Adoption and Rescue Association
PO Box 622
Burley 98322
Cat Purebred Rescue
Rescues purebred cats, adoptions available at Issaquah Petsmart
http://www.catpurebredrescue.org/

Clallam County Humane Society
2105 W Hwy 101
Port Angeles 98363
360-457-8506

Country Critters Rescue Corral
Non-profitt that provides rescues, relocations, adoptions, sponsorships, pet sitting and supportive services
26024 Helmick Rd
Sedro Wooley 98284
360-854-0205
http://www.countrycritters.org/

Eastside Pet Adoption
Adopt a wonderful pet. Also provides animal control services
821 164th Ave NE
Bellevue 98008
206-296-3940
http://metrokc.gov/lars/animal/

Equine Rescue Association
Non-profit shelter that brings horses & humans together with mutual trust, respect and fulfillment
2506-B 128th St
Marysville 98271
360-658-1108 or
360-658-5494
http://www.equinerescueassociation.homestead.com/

Evergreen Rabbit Rescue
Adoptions, education and behavior counseling
PO Box 2043
Woodinville 98072
425-418-4611
info@evergreenrabbit.org

Friends of the Animals Foundation
Cats only, foster homes, adoptions, info on ferals
9612 17th Ave SW
Seattle 98106
206-938-1266
206-242-1381

Friends of Campus Cats
Advice, rescue, training, feral cat management & socialization, adoptions
Seattle 98175
206-442-2051
http://www.campuscats.org/

Emerald Pacific Greyhound Pets of America
Dedicated to finding homes for retired racing greyhounds
Spanaway 98387
253-531-3971
http://www.greyhoundadoption.com/

Greyhound Pets, Inc
Non-profit dedicated to finding homes for retired racing greyhounds
1614 West Swantown Rd
Oak Harbor 98277
208-765-3115 (days) 208-675-8487 (eve)
http://www.greyhoundpetsinc.org/

Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County
Since 1888 we have worked to protect ani-mals, eliminate pet euthanasia, support pet owners & enhance the relationships between animals and people. We find loving homes for tens of thousands of homeless pets that come into our shelter every year.
2608 Center St
Tacoma 98409
253-383-2733
http://www.thehumanesociety.org/

Humane Society-No-Kill Happypaws Farm
Adoptions, fosters, finds homes for disabled and old dogs, provides home visits for elderly with animals
19933 Old Burn Rd
Arlington 98223
360-652-5844
http://www.saveourdogs.com/

Homeward Pet Adoption Center
Non-profitt, no-kill animal shelter providing food, love, shelter and medical attention to homeless cats & dogs until a new loving permanent home can be found.
18800 Woodinville
Snohomish Rd
Woodinville 98072
425-488-4444
http://www.hootervillesafehaus.org/

The Humane Society for Seattle/King County
Adoption of dogs, cats, birds & small animals, obedience classes low-cost spay/neuter, animal care workshops, dog boarding, microchipping, education & volunteer opportunities
13212 SE Eastgate Way
Bellevue 98005-4408
425-641-0080
http://www.seattlehumane.org/

MEOW (Mercer Island Eastside Orphans & Waifs)
No-kill cat shelter also fosters homeless, unwanted & abandoned cats, kittens & some dogs
10600 NE 65th St, Ste F
Kirkland 98033
425-822-MEOW
http://www.meowcatrescue.org/

NOAH-Northwest Organization for Animal Help
We offer adoptions, education, low-income spay/neuters, free feral cat spay/neuters, dog training and grooming. We do not accept any animals from the public but instead rescue ani-mals from the euthanasia lists of other local animal shelters.
31300 Brandstrom Rd
Stanwood 98292

North Beach PAWS
Committed to saving the lives of homeless and unwanted animals in Gray’s Harbor County. Operates shelter and foster care/adoption system.
2222 Highway 109
Hoquiam, WA 98550
Mailing Address:
North Beach PAWS
P.O. Box 962
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
General: 360-289-2924
Dog-related: 360- 289-0586
Cat-related: 360-289-0514
www.petfinder.org/shelters/WA219.html

Humane Society Of Skagit Valley
Caring for the lost and homeless pets of Skagit Valley
18911 Kelleher Rd
Burlington 98233
360-757-0445
http://www.skagithumane.com/

Kitsap Humane Society
Humane education, adoptions, low-income spay/neuter program
9167 Dickey Rd NW
Silverdale 98383
360-692-6977
http://www.kitsaphumane.org/

Pasado's Safe Haven
Rescue, rehab and life care of abused farm animals and home of AARFF, The American Association of Retired Felines & Fidos, a free ranging dog & cat ranch.
PO Box 171
Sultan 98294
360-793-9393
http://www.pasadosafehaven.org/

PAWS (Progressive Animal Welfare Society)
Avocacy and outreach, companion animal shelter, Greenwood cat adoption center and wildlife rehabilitation center
15305 44th Ave W
Lynnwood 98037
425-787-2500
http://www.paws.org/

PAWS Cat City
Shelter and adoption center for cats
8503 Greenwood Ave N
Seattle 98103
206-782-1700
http://www.paws.org/

PAWS of Bainbridge Island
Cat adoption, vet financial assistance, lost and found
PO Box 10811
Bainbridge Island 98110
206-842-2451
888-558-7297
http://www.pawsbainbridge.org/

Rescue Pup
Non-profit organization dedicated to reducing the number of animals killed every year at local animal control facilities & shelters because of the pet overpopulation crisis
800-164th St SE
Mill Creek 98012
425-742-6072
http://www.petfinder.org/shelters/WA76.html

S.A.F.E. Dog Rescue (saving animals from euthanasia)
Network of foster homes committed to finding permanent loving homes for dogs that would have been otherwise euthanized at a city shelter, or have lost their homes for various reasons. We spe-cialize in hard to adopt dogs.
PO Box 3232
Everett 98212
425-438-9144
S.A.F.E.1@comcast.net

Pigs Peace Sanctuary
Shelter for abandoned or abused animals, tours and humane education
27631 56th Ave NW
PO Box 295 (mailing address)
Stanwood 98292
360-435-5435
http://www.pigspeace.org/

Project Sea Wolf
Marine advocacy and whale protection
PO Box 929
Marysville 98270
425-754-2644
http:/www.projectseawolf.com/

Purrfect Pals
No-kill cat shelter, rescue & sanctuary, adoptions, areas for feral cats, asymptomatic feline leukemia positive cats
230 McRae Rd NE
Arlington 98223
360-652-9611
http://www.purrfectpals.org/

Seattle Animal Shelter (formerly Animal Control)
Low-cost spay & neuter, adoptions, shelter, pet licenses, volunteer programs
2061 15th Ave W
Seattle 98119
206-386-PETS
http://cityofseattle.net/animalshelter/

Seattle Purebred Dog Rescue
PO Box 3523
Redmond 98073
206-654-1117
http://www.spdrdogs.org/

Second Chance Ranch
Dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of animals (primarily dogs, horses and wolves).
PO Box 454
Maple Valley 98038
425-432-4433
http://www.secondchanceranch.org/

Sara's Sanctuary
A non-profit sanctuary for abused, injured, and abandoned animals. All species given a safe, natural, and secure haven in which they can live out the rest of their lives.
PO Box 147
Redmond 98073-0147
425-898-9984
http://www.sarasanctuaryanimalrescue.org/

Save Our Critters Society (SOCS)
Educating the public on animal care, control of pet populations and to provide temporary foster homes and medical assistance to homeless cats.
PO Box 54005
Redondo 98054
253-529-0420
http://www.saveourcritters.org/

Whatcom Humane Society
3710 Williamson Way
Bellingham 98226
360-733-2080
visit PAWS Awhile
Bellingham at
312 W Champion
http://www.humane-society.org

Whidbey Island Rescue for Equines (WIRE)
WIRE rescues abused, abandoned and neglected horses, rehabilitates them and adopts them out to new and loving homes
1258 Silver Lake Rd
Oak Harbor 98277
360-675-9252
http://www.equusworld.net/

Whisker City
Dedicated to the health, well-being and adoption of abandoned cats
PO Box 77214
Seattle 98133
206-542-9617
http://www.whiskercity.com/

VIPP-Vashon Island Pet Protectors
Low-cost spay/neuter program, lost and found, adoptions and medical-surgical assistance for Island pets.
PO Box 245
Vashon 98070
206-389-1085
info@vipp.org

Whidbey Animal Improvement Foundation (WAIF)
Shelter, adoptions for Whidbey Island animals, thrift shop at Harbor Village, Freeland and thrift shop and cat adoption center on Pioneer Ave, Oak Harbor
PO Box 1108
Coupeville 98239
360-678-5816
http://www.waifanimals.org/



I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being.

Abraham Lincoln


Find a Pet on the Internet
Find animals available for adoption at several local shelters or look nationwide:

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