Listings for Animal Resources / Animal Shelters and Protective Services

Animal Resources

Organizations and businesses around the community provide services for pets and their owners. These services include animal shelters, animal protective services, emergency pet clinics, euthanasia and cremation, in-home veterinarians, low-cost vaccinations, spay/neuter services, and wildlife rescue and removal. If you see the abuse of an animal or animal hoarding, please contact the Pima Animal Care Center at (520) 724-5900.

Animal Shelters and Protective Services

Animal shelters are located throughout Tucson. All animal shelters have pets available for adoption and most have fostering services. Many shelters also offer low-cost vaccinations and spay/neuter services. Protective services are also offered in Pima County for animals in danger.

See the glossary for descriptions of all categories


Animal Cruelty Taskforce of Southern Arizona

Humane Society of Southern Arizona

635 W. Roger Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85705

(520) 547-0260

Fax: (520) 325-7190

http://www.act-az.org

description
The Animal Cruelty Taskforce of Southern Arizona is designed to assist law enforcement, criminal justice, and animal protection professionals in the identification and successful prosecution of crimes against animals. ACT also provides information which may be valuable to the public in helping to prevent animal cruelty and other forms of violence. We also offer a public non-emergency tip line for reporting potential animal cruelty/neglect.

business hours
M - F 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hearts that Purr Feline Guardians

Long-Term Feline Foster Program

P.O. Box 36418
Tucson, AZ 85740

(520) 297-3780

https://www.heartsthatpurr.org/

description
Hearts that Purr Feline Guardians provide shelter and care for felines made homeless due to the terminal illness, incapacitation, or death of their owners. This program matches homeless felines with older adults wanting companionship in a permanent foster care arrangement.

service area
Tucson

Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter & Sanctuary

Cat Shelter & Sanctuary

5278 E. 21st, St
Tucson, AZ 85732

(520) 571-7839

https://hermitagecatshelter.org/

description
Hermitage provides protection and care of homeless cats, especially those that are often not considered adoptable by other organizations. They are both an adoption facility and a long-term sanctuary. Hermitage also provides pet food assistance.
Go to https://hermitagecatshelter.org/food-for-peoples-pets/ for pet food assistance.

business hours
T – S 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Closed Su & M

Humane Society of Southern Arizona

635 W. Roger Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85705

(520) 245-8862 ext: 117

Fax: (520) 321-3704

http://hssaz.org

description
The Humane Society of Southern Arizona helps to prevent the euthanasia of healthy, adoptable animals, and to stop animal overpopulation. Services provided are low-cost spay/neuter, vaccinations, microchipping, adoption, and more. The Humane Society can answer general questions about animal hoarding and help with animal removal.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

No Kill Pima County

  • Low Income

description
No Kill Pima County (NKPC) is an all-volunteer, non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization working to end the needless killing of shelter animals in Tucson and Pima County through the rigorous implementation of the No Kill Equation. Resources and resource information for pet owners/guardians of Pima County.

Pima Animal Care Center

4000 N. Silverbell Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85745

(520) 724-5900

Fax: (520) 724-5960

https://webcms.pima.gov/government/pima_animal_care_center/

description
Pima Animal Care Center provides animal resources such as adoption, veterinary services, animal protection, and much more. Please call for details.

service area
Tucson

business hours
Weekdays: Noon - 7 p.m. Weekends: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Animal League of Green Valley

1600 W. Duval Mine Rd.
Green Valley, AZ 85614

(520) 625-3170

Fax: (520) 625-4684

http://www.talgv.org

description
The Animal League of Green Valley is a non-profit, all-volunteer, no-kill animal shelter dedicated to keeping cats and dogs off the streets and in homes. Services include sheltering, spay/neuter, veterinary care, training, and adoption. It has also grown to include helping pets in times of need, so their families can keep them in their home. TALGV also operates a thrift store, The Attic.

service area
Green Valley

business hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day

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