Quebec Rescue Organizations & Shelters
For ease of finding a rescue organization near you, the shelters/rescues are listed under specific regions. Please note that some of these rescue groups do provide services/foster care throughout the province and/or in regions beyond their listing.
Shelter & Rescue Listings
Select from the following menu for listings of
Rescues/Shelters across Quebec:
- Lost & Found Pets and Adopt/Foster a Rescue Pet - NEW - Database Now Available (Added 28 July 2014)
Attention Shelters & Rescues: You are welcome to add your adoptable pets to the listings.
- If you are a Shelter/Rescue that would like to be listed, please complete the Rescue Questionnaire and your information will be added upon acceptance.
Please Note: Breed specific rescue organizations are listed under the individual breed sections of this website.
Island of Montreal and Surrounding Areas- (Montreal, Laval, Montérégie South, Montérégie West, North Shore, South Shore, West Island)
"A second-hand dog can become your first-rate companion."
C.P. du Grand Blv.
Ile Perrot, QC
- Animal Rescue Network
The largest no-kill shelter in Montreal, run entirely by volunteers.
Tel.: (514) 938-6215
Bell'Anima (Italian for "Beautiful Soul") is a non-profit foster based organization dedicated to rescuing and placing abandoned animals in Montreal, Quebec.
Email for general information: Info@BellAnima.org
Email to become a foster family: ISaveThem@BellAnima.org
Email to adopt a rescue animal: IHeartMy@BellAnima.org
Email to help transport them to safety: IDriveThem@BellAnima.org
Email if you want to help, but don't know how: IWantToHelp@BellAnima.org
- Gerdy's Rescues & Adoptions
A non-profit organization and a registered charity, Gerdy's Rescues & Adoptions is a small, Montreal-based group devoted to finding homes for abandoned and homeless cats and dogs.
- Hotel Balto
We are a five star hotel for dogs and ctas, the only one in Canada. We also save dogs that would normally be euthanized due to health or age issues. we pay for their procedures, medications, sterilization surgery and find them homes. We have many dogs that have been waiting for a long time to be adopted. We are very selective and want to make sure that when they get adopted into a family that it is a permanent move.
18 rue St Henri, Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec, J7V 2J6
- Kiko Dog Rescue
An all-breed dog rescue located near Montreal, Quebec.
- Reach For The Stars Rescue
We are a small, foster-based cat/dog rescue operation. We are the only rescue group in Quebec to feed a primarily raw diet and offer homeopathic veterinary care.
- Rosie Animal Adoption
A non-profit charitable organization; funded by donations and hard work; dedicated to the welfare, protection, and safe adoption of house pets.
- Sophie's Dog Adoption
Sophie's Dog Adoption is a small grassroots group dedicated to finding loving, responsible and permanent homes for the city's abandoned and homeless dogs. We believe in giving every dog a chance at the good life!
Tel.: (514) 523-5052
Website: www.sophie.petfinder.com or www.sophiesdogadoption.com
- SPCA - Montreal
5215 Jean-Talon W.
Montreal, PQ H4P 1X4
Tel: (514) 735-2711
Fax: (514) 735-7448
Outaouais Region- Gatineau, Pontiac, Papineau and Surrounding Areas
- SPCA de l'Ouest du Québec / SPCA of Western Quebec
A non-profit organization dedicated to finding good homes for any lost, found, or abandoned animals which may come through our doors. We've been serving our region since 1982 and will be for many years to come.
659 Auguste-Mondoux Street
Gatineau, (Aylmer Sector) QC
- SPCA de l'Outaouais
"We are a non-profit, registered, organization dedicated to finding good homes for any lost, found, or abandoned animals which may come through our doors. We've been serving our region since 1982 and will be for many years to come."
132, de Varennes, Gatineau, Qc
- Valley Boxer and Mastiff Rescue
Masham, Qc ( Outaouais)
Eastern Townships / Estrie Region
- Refuge municipal de Notre-Dame-des-Bois
18 route du Parc
Tel. (819) 888-2601
- Société Protectrice des Animaux de l'Estrie
- SPCA Laurentides Labelle
Tel.: (819) 326-4059
Lanaudière Region- North Shore of the St. Lawrence River
- Sasha's Den Rescue / Le repaire de Sasha
Cliquez-Ici pour visiter le site web en français
Montérégie Region- Boucherville, Brossard, Granby, Longueuil, Sorel, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, St-Hyacinthe
- Fondation Caramel
1449 Rang 11
Saint Valerien de Milton, QC
- Penny's Puppy Paws Dog Rescue
Located in the Haut St Laurent region of Quebec. We rescue stray and abandonned dogs from being euthanized and place them in compatible homes. We do not adopt our dogs on a first come first serve basis, they absolutely have to be compatible with the adopter to ensure that they live long and happy lives together.
- S.P.C.A. Montérégie Rive Sud - South Shore
Ours is a grass roots SPCA stitched together by concerned citizens and run largely by volunteers. We are not affiliated with other SPCAs and have our own goals. We provide our dogs and cats with shelter, freedom from fear and pain and all the love we can with no time limit. We are the only SPCA serving the South Shore region from Montreal to Sherbrooke and from Sorel to the U.S border, serving an area three times the size of Montreal.
178 Chemin du Vide
Sainte-Angèle-de-Monnoir, Quebec, J0L 1P0
If you know of a Shelter or Rescue Organization that is not listed here, please contact us with the details and we will be glad to add it to the appropriate listing.