IMPORTANT NOTICE: There are NO ANIMALS AT SAFE HAVEN available for viewing, they can be viewed online at aarcs.ca/adoptable-animals.
Do you have used items that you want to donate?
We accept all items that are in relatively good condition that you have on hand. Dog/cat beds, toys, leashes, bowls, etc. Do you have opened food that your pet decided they did not like? We will take it as long as it’s properly sealed so it won’t spill. Medications are also accepted provided they are not expired and are in their original packaging – please contact us directly to arrange a drop-off for medications.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: There are adoptable CATS & CRITTERS at this location, visit aarcs.ca/nh-adopt for more information and public walk-in hours are listed below.
24/7 Donation Bin Located East-side of Building
Items from our wish-list and bagged/boxed empty bottles + cans accepted in separate monitored bins. Bottle bins are on both east + west-side of building.
NORTH HAVEN HOURS
We encourage you to come to our shelter during our public walk-in hours if you are interested in adopting or apply online. Email us at [email protected] if you have any questions.
NOW OPEN 6 DAYS/WEEK!
TUESDAY – FRIDAY:
12PM — 7PM
SATURDAY + SUNDAY:
11AM — 6PM
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.
We do not do public intake at Safe Haven or North Haven
If you would like to rehome an animal, please click here to submit a request.
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SAFE HAVEN (CAL) HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday to Friday: 9 AM to 5 PM
Weekends & Holidays: Closed
NORTH HAVEN (EDM) HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday to Friday: 8 AM to 6 PM
Weekends: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
There are no Adoptable Animals at AARCS Safe Haven for viewing. Viewing of cats and critters available for adoption at North Haven (Edm) by appointment only.
Our animals available for adoption are in foster homes throughout Calgary, Edmonton and their surrounding areas.
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