Monday – Friday: Open 10:00 am to 6:00 pm (open through lunch)

Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: Shelter closed

*NEW* Weekend Pet Viewing: Pet viewing is now available on Saturdays and Sundays by appointment only.

Please call us at (705) 264-1816 to schedule a pet viewing appointment.



If you require assistance with an emergency involving an injured animal, contained stray animal, and/or aggressive animal, please contact the TDHS After-Hours Emergency Line at 705-365-7225 or Timmins Police at 705-264-1201.

If this is an animal-related emergency involving cruelty and/or neglect, please call 310-SPCA (7722).

To claim a stray animal on a Saturday who is being housed at TDHS, please call the TDHS After-Hours Emergency Line or the Timmins Police.  [Please note this service is only available on Saturdays between the hours of 11:00 am and 12:00 pm  Calls outside this time period will not be answered and individuals will have to wait until the next work day to claim their pet.]