Hours and locations


Animal Humane Society has four locations in the Twin Cities metro area. Our three adoption centers are open to the public. For safety reasons, we ask that anyone 17 years old or younger is accompanied by an adult.

Following state and federal health guidance for the COVID-19 delta variant, AHS is currently requiring masks indoors for all staff, volunteers, and visitors regardless of vaccination status.

Coon Rapids

1411 Main St NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55448

Golden Valley

845 Meadow Ln N, Golden Valley, MN 55422

St. Paul (Veterinary and Training Center)

1159 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55104


9785 Hudson Rd, Woodbury, MN 55125


Adoption centers

Monday-Friday, 12–8 PM
Saturday and Sunday, 10 AM – 6 PM

Adoption centers open at 1 PM on the fourth Tuesday of every month.

Animal surrender

Incoming Animals  
By appointment only
Monday-Friday, 11 AM – 7 PM
Saturday and Sunday, 10 AM – 6 PM

Stray Animal Viewing
Monday-Friday, 11 AM – 7 PM
Saturday and Sunday, 10 AM – 6 PM

Veterinary centers

By appointment only

  • Golden Valley clinic: Sunday-Friday, 9 AM – 4 PM
  • St. Paul clinic: Monday-Saturday, 9 AM – 4 PM
Pet Helpline

Monday-Friday, 9 AM – 7 PM
Saturday, 10 AM – 6 PM

952-HELP-PET (952-435-7738)
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Animal Humane Society is closed New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas. See current and upcoming closures.

For caring, compassionate advice and resources to address all your animal concerns.

Contact the Pet Helpline