Friends of the New Haven Animal Shelter
Upcoming Adoption Events

Simply visit us anytime during business hours!
Adoption Requirements
  • You must be 18 years of age and apply in person.
  • Have a valid identification with your current address.
  • Be able to verify that you can have a pet where you live. Those who wish to adopt must provide proof of home ownership (mortgage statement or tax bill) or provide your landlord's phone number or lease.
  • All household members who will be living with the dog will be required to meet the dog before adoption approval.
  • Understand that the New Haven Animal Shelter reserves the right to deny an adoption for any reason.
  • All pets of age will be spayed or neutered prior to pick-up once adoption is complete.
  • Those looking to adopt a companion for their dog must bring the dog to meet the shelter dog to ensure it is a good match.
Adoption Cost
  • Cost for adoption is $90 and includes vaccinations and spaying or neutering. CASH ONLY PLEASE.
Adoptable Pets
Not a complete list as some of these pets may already have found new homes.


Monday to Saturday
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.


Phone: 203-946-8110

Mailing Address

Friends of The New Haven Animal shelter
P.O. Box 9056 Brewery St. Station
New Haven, CT 06532