Hours and locations

Our buildings are temporarily closed to the general public. Services are available by appointment only.

Although Animal Humane Society shelters are temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19, many of our services are available by appointment.

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Animal Humane Society has four locations in the Twin Cities metro area. Our adoption centers are currently closed to the public. If you're interested in adopting an animal, learn more about our adoption-by-appointment process.

Adoption centers

Veterinary centers


Animal surrender

Incoming Animals  
By appointment only

Stray Animal Viewing
By appointment only

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