Delaware’s Animal Rescue Groups and Shelters

Contact information for organizations helping animals in need.

If you are ready to welcome a furry friend into your family, the first place to turn is to one of Delaware’s many shelters or rescue groups.

Faithful Friends Animal Society
12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, 427-8514,

Delaware Humane Association
701 A St., Wilmington, 571-0111,

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Delaware SPCA
455 Stanton Christiana Road, Newark, 998-2281; 22918 Dupont Blvd., Georgetown, 856-6361,

Kent County SPCA
32 Shelter Circle, Camden, 698-3006,

Delaware Puppy Rescue
P.O. Box 4, Hockessin,,

Forgotten Cats Inc.
Adoption centers are operated at PetSmart stores in Wilmington and Christiana. 429-0124,

A Buddy for Life Animal Rescue and Adoption

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Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary
19022 Shingle Point Road, Georgetown, 856-6460,

Paws for Life Inc.

Whimsical Animal Rescue of Sussex County,

Wizards of Paws
19470 Coastal Highway, Unit 13, Rehoboth Beach, 227-9070,

2101A Concord Pike, Wilmington, 622-8388,

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The Shelter Pet Project
A project of the Humane Society of the United States, Maddie’s Fund, and The Ad Council, this website serves to educate people about the value of shelter pets. It also offers searchable listings of available shelter pets nationwide.


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