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.

Coon Rapids

1411 Main St NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55448

Golden Valley

845 Meadow Ln N, Golden Valley, MN 55422

St. Paul* 

Veterinary and Resource Center: 1159 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55104

* St. Paul adoption center and shelter will not reopen as a result of COVID-19. Learn more.


9785 Hudson Rd, Woodbury, MN 55125


Animal surrender

Incoming Animals  
By appointment only

Stray Animal Viewing
Open daily, 9 AM – 4 PM

Veterinary Centers

Wellness hours (Golden Valley clinic)
Open daily, 9 AM – 4 PM

845 Meadow Ln N, Golden Valley, MN 55422

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