Contact Us


AARCS Safe Haven

5060 74 Avenue SE

Calgary, AB T2C 3C9

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm

Weekends & Holidays: Closed

Please note: There are NO ANIMALS AT SAFE HAVEN available for viewing.


AARCS North Haven

8108 Coronet Rd NW

Edmonton, AB T6E 4P1

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 8 am to 6 pm

Weekends: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Holidays: Closed

Donation Bin

East side open 24/7


Skip the Depot bins on both East and West sides

AARCS North Haven

Please note: There are CATS and SMALL CRITTERS AT NORTH HAVEN available for viewing by appointment only.

All of our animals are available for adoption are in foster homes throughout Calgary, Edmonton, and their surrounding areas.

We do not take animal surrenders at Safe Haven or North Haven. If you have a surrender request please submit one of these forms. 

AARCS’ focus is cats and dogs, we cannot offer assistance with wildlife.

If you have a wildlife concern, please contact the Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society, the Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation or WILDNorth (Northern Alberta Wildlife Rescue).

If you find an injured or stray animal, please take it to the nearest animal or emergency clinic. 

If you are looking to donate supplies from our WISHLIST please drop items off anytime into our donation bin located at the front of our shelter (Calgary). For drop-offs in Edmonton, please email [email protected] to arrange a time.

Bagged bottles and cans can be donated directly into our secure bottle bins in front of our shelter in Calgary. Thank you for you kindness!



Volunteer Coordinator

[email protected]


Membership Coordinator

[email protected]

North Haven

Jamey Blair

Edmonton Operations Manager

[email protected]

Leigh McLean

Edmonton Shelter Supervisor

[email protected]

Dog Program

Tami Rambow
Dog Program Coordinator

[email protected]

Kim Sutherland
Dog Shelter Coordinator

[email protected]

Shauna Alcock, Becky Johnson, Jen Coghlan
Animal Behaviour Coordinators

[email protected]

Judy Bergevin & Mayte Hufnagel
Dog Adoption Coordinator

[email protected]

Nicole Janke

Events & Community Outreach Coordinator

[email protected]

Kaila Gillespie

Third Party Fundraising Coordinator

[email protected]

Cat Program

Kelsey Scoular

Cat Program Manager

[email protected]

Brandi Copplestone

Cat Program Coordinator

[email protected]

Aline Mozel & Sue Anderson

Cat Adoption Coordinator

[email protected]

Barn Buddies Coordinator

[email protected]


Debby Herold

Content Strategist

[email protected]

Lindsay McLeod

Social Media Coordinator

[email protected]

Marilyn Lohmann

Social Media Coordinator

[email protected]