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Delaware’s Animal Rescue Groups and Shelters


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, faithfulfriends.us

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

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

Kent County SPCA
32 Shelter Circle, Camden, 698-3006, kcspca.org

Delaware Puppy Rescue
P.O. Box 4, Hockessin, dprrescue@aol.com, delawarepuppyrescue.org

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

A Buddy for Life Animal Rescue and Adoption
322-4997, abuddyforlife.org

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

Paws for Life Inc.
376-7297, pawsforlife.org

Whimsical Animal Rescue of Sussex County
delawarerescue@aol.com., whimsicalanimalrescue.rescuegroups.org

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

2101A Concord Pike, Wilmington, 622-8388, dogdaycare.com/wilmington

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. theshelterpetproject.org


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