Dogs For Adoption In Ontario

Below are all of the organizations in Ontario from which you can adopt a dog. Please continue on to each individual organization’s website by clicking on their name to see dogs they have available for adoption or to learn more about the organization and their mission. Adopting is a great way of bringing home a dog in need of a loving home. Consider checking with the organizations in your area on a weekly basis if you’re looking for a specific breed before you decide to go out and buy a puppy from a breeder. You know what they say – ‘Adopt Before You Shop!’




Organization Address City Email Phone
A Dog’s Best Friend Oshawa Email Us
A Dog’s Dream Rescue Oakville Email Us 905-617-0427
AARF – Animal Angel Rescue Foundation Stoney Creek Email Us
Action Volunteers for Animals – Hamilton Hamilton Email Us 905-383-2416
Adopt-a-Dog/Save-a-Life Etobicoke Email Us 416-787-3862
Adopt-a-Pet/Pet Rescue Lucknow Email Us
After The Track Greyhound Adoption Stouffville Email Us
Ajax Pet Care Rescue Ajax N/A 905-428-8160
All Breed Canine Rescue St. Thomas Email Us
Alliston & District Humane Society Box 1455 Everett N/A 705-458-9038
Animal Adoptions of Flamborough, Inc. 16 Mill Street North, P.O. Box #71 Waterdown Email Us 905-689-7801
Animal Aide of St.Thomas-Elgin 333 Talbot Street St. Thomas N/A 51-9633-3788
Animal Assistance Society of the Niagara Region P.O. Box 21022 St. Catharines Email Us 905-322-6429
Animal Care Centre Lobo 5592 Egremont Dr. R.R.#1 Ilderton Email Us 519-666-1632
Animal Love Foundation London Email Us 16-787-3862
Animal Outreach London N/A 519-434-9250
Animalert Pet Adoptions P.O. Box 24042 London Email Us 519-642-7732
ANML-RESQ Toronto Email Us 416-256-1dog
Ann and Petes Foster Home for Animal Alliance Toronto Email Us 905-939-2692
Arbed Rescue Martintown Email Us
Arnprior and District Humane Society 490 Didak Drive Arnprior Email Us 613-623-0916
Barks and Meows Rescue Duart Email Us 226-881-1490
Barlees Angels Rescue Network Guelph Email Us
Basset Hound Rescue of Ontario Toronto Email Us
Birch Haven Rescue & Rehabilitation Services Oxford Station Email Us 613-725-4279
Blue Collared Canines 532 Inman Rd Dunnville Email Us 289-673-1018
Boston Terrier Rescue Canada 22 Baskin Drive East, P.O. Box 21001 Arnprior Email Us
Bow Wow Rescue R.R #3 Clinton Email Us
Bullies In Need Navan N/A
Burlington Animal Shelter 2424 Industrial Street Burlington Email Us 905-335-3030
Burlington Humane Society formerly Animal Aid 740 Griffith Court Burlington Email Us 905-637-7325
Caledon Animal Shelter 12889 Coleraine Drive Caledon N/A 905-857-5208 ext 21
Canadian Chihuahua Rescue and Transport 5899 Leslie Street, PO Box 23555 Toronto Email Us 877-783-7333
Canadian Dachshund Rescue, Ontario Toronto Email Us
Canine Connect a Care London Email Us
Catahoula Rescue Inc. (Ontario) Ottawa Email Us
Chow Rescue Ontario Tillsonburg Email Us 519-688-5449
City of Mississauga Animal Services 735 Central Parkway West Mississauga Email Us 905-896-5864
City of Toronto Animal Services East Region 821 Progress Avenue Toronto N/A 416-338-7539
City of Toronto Animal Services North Region 1300 Sheppard Avenue West Toronto N/A 416-338-8723
City of Toronto Animal Services South Region 140 Princes Blvd Toronto N/A 416-338-6668
City of Toronto Animal Services West Region 146 The East Mall Toronto N/A 416-338-6271
Clarington Animal Shelter 40 Temperance St Bowmanville Email Us 905-623-7651
Danes in Distress 1309 Michael Crescent Cambridge N/A 519-279-4549
Dog Speed Animal Rescue Society Arthur Email Us 519-848-3618
Etobicoke Humane Society 67 Six Point Rd. Toronto N/A 416-249-6100
For the Animals Scarborough Email Us 416-750-3048
Friends of Abandoned Pets P.O Box 67052 Ottawa Email Us 613-729-9820
Friends of Forsaken Animals RR# 1 Sunderland Email Us 905-852-4286
Furry Friends Animal Shelter, Inc. 25 Hart Drive, Unit 15 Barrie Email Us 705-792-4911
Gananoque and District Humane Society 85 Highway 32 Gananoque Email Us 613-382-1512
Gentle Jake’s Coonhound Rescue Ontario N/A
Georgian Triangle Humane Society 549 Tenth Line Collingwood Email Us 705-445-5204
Georgina Animal Shelter and Adoption Centre 26815 Civic Centre Rd. Keswick Email Us 800-898-8606
GoodDog Rescue Ottawa Email Us
Grand River All Breed Rescue P.O. Box 32116 Cambridge Email Us
Grey Bruce Animal Shelter PO Box 442 Owen Sound Email Us 519-372-1911
Guelph Humane Society 500 Wellington Street West, P.O Box 684 Guelph N/A 519-824-3091
Happy Tails Rescue Mississauga Email Us
HART – Highland Animal Relief Team Bancroft Email Us
Helping Paws Rescue R. R. #4 Vienna Email Us 519-773-5094
Home Again R.R.#1 Bancroft N/A 613-332-5253
Homeward Bound Rescue York Email Us
Jack Russell Terrier Rescue Ontario (JRTRO) Toronto Email Us
Kingston Animal Rescue Kingston Email Us
Kismutt Small Dog Rescue St. Marys Email Us
Labrador Retriever Adoption Service (Lab Rescue) 115 George Street, PO Box254 Oakville Email Us 289-997-5227
Lincoln County Humane Society 160 Fourth Avenue St. Catharines Email Us 905-682-0767
London Animal Care Centre 121 Pine Valley Blvd. London N/A 519-685-1330
LotsaDogs Rescue Whitby Email Us
Love for Life Burlington Email Us 905-331-6228
LOYAL Rescue 171A Rink Street, Suite 199 Peterborough Email Us
Milton Canine Rescue Milton Email Us
Minpinerie Dog Rescue Group 1345 Paardeburgh Ave Ottawa Email Us 613-733-6277
Mississauga Humane Society P.O Box 152, 3353 Credit Woodlands Mississauga N/A 905-271-0883
MonStars Mastiff Rescue Alliston Email Us
Moosonee Puppy Rescue 1490 Falkenburg Rd. RR #6 Bracebridge Email Us 705-764-1478
Muskoka Animal Rescue Volunteer Group Huntsville Email Us 705-224-0112
Navan Animal Rescue Corporation 4388 Navan Road Navan Email Us 613-834-7005
Niagara Action For Animals 94 Welland Avenue St. Catharines Email Us 905-682-4970
Nickquenum Dog Adoptions Guelph Email Us
Northumberland Humane Society 371 Ward St. Port Hope Email Us 905-885-4131
Pets/Friends for Life 14 St. Catharine Street St Thomas Email Us 519-631-5757
Pickering Animal Services 1688 Highway 7 Pickering Email Us 905-683-7575
Pomeranian and Small Breed Rescue Hamilton Email Us
Precious Paws Rescue Barrie Email Us
Project Jessie / Animal Alliance of Canada Caledon Email Us 519-940-4712
Pugalug Pug Rescue P.O. Box 1421, Station K Toronto Email Us 416-901-6854
Ramara Township Canine Control 3290 County Road 47 Brechin Email Us 705-623-7295
Rat Terrier Rescue Canada Scarborough Email Us
Second Chance Wildlife Sanctuary #2060 Concession Road #7 Pickering Email Us 905-649-8282
Shelter of Hope Animal Services P.O. Box 1060 Cobourg N/A 905-885-7808
Shiba Rescue GTA Toronto Email Us 519-831-8998
Siber Rescue Ontario Aurora Email Us 905-713-1531
Simcoe and District Humane Society 24 Grigg Dr., P.O. Box 193 Simcoe Email Us 519-428-9161
Snookie’s Little Rescue Toronto Email Us 416-388-6487
SOAR (Southern Ontario Animal Rescue) Brampton Email Us 905-450-5992
SOS Quebec Ontario Dog Rescue Toronto Email Us
Southern Ontario Sheltie Rescue (SOS Rescue) Toronto Email Us
Speaking of Dogs Rescue 1277 York Mills Road, Box 33508 Toronto Email Us 416-444-4190
Springer Rescue of Ontario Port Hope Email Us
St.Thomas City Animal Services 100 Burwell Rd St. Thomas N/A 519-631-7430
Standard Poodle and All Breed Rescue Bowmanville Email Us
SunriseHaven Rescue Hamilton Email Us
Tails from Greece Rescue Toronto Email Us
Take Me Home Mississauga Email Us
The Animal Guardian Society Oshawa Email Us 905-263-8247
The Animal Rescue Foundation of Ontario London Email Us
The Dog Rescuers, Inc. Oakville Email Us 416-567-6249
Tiny Paws Dog Rescue Canada Toronto Email Us 800-774-8315
Uxbridge-Scugog Animal Control Centre 1360 Reach Street Port Perry Email Us 905-985-9547
Weimaraner Assoc of Canada Calgary Email Us 403-668-1607
Westminster Pet Sanctuary Ottawa Email Us