Animal Organisations in Hong Kong

Pet shelters and refuges, animal rights organisations and other associations in Hong Kong for the protection of cats, dogs and other pet animals...

  • Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)
    Rescues lost and abandoned pets, and can help owners find their lost pets, with four adoption centres, in Wanchai, Kowloon, Mongkok and Sai Kung
    Tel: 2802 0501
    24 hour emergency hotline: 2711 1000
    Fax: 2802 9178
  • Society for Abandoned Animals (SAA)
    One of the biggest animal sanctuaries in Hong Kong. The society can take care of abandoned animals, arrange adoption, and has an animal hotline to answer questions on pet diseases, pet behaviour and help owners find their lost pets
    At: Section 1, Pak Sha Village, Kiu Hing Road, Yuen Long, New Territories
    Tel: 2838 0633
  • Companion Animal Federation (CAF)
    A non-profit organisation that rescues sick or abandoned animals and provides temporary shelters to homeless animals. It also can help owners find their lost pets as well as provide help in emergencies
    Tel: 2146 4383
    Open: Monday to Friday 10:30-18:00
  • Hong Kong Dog Rescue (HKDR)
    Registered charity that looks after abandoned dogs. It is possible to adopt dogs from their kennels
    At: 698 Victoria Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Tel: 9448 1128 (information)
    Tel: 2875 2162 (kennels)
  • Hong Kong Alleycat Watch is a refuge for cats. The website has advice and procedures for those wanting to adopt a pet from the refuge as well as a number of tips for those who already have pet cats
  • Lamma Animal Welfare Centre
    Rescues abandoned and abused animals and finds homes for them. It also educates individuals and the public on responsible pet ownership. The centre works essentially with dogs and cats but does look after other species as well
    Tel: 2982 0800
  • Lamma Animal Protection (LAP)
    This registered charity helps animals in distress on Lamma Island
    Tel: 2928 4018
  • Protection of Animals Lantau South (PALS)
    The aim of this group is to rescue and rehome animals on Lantau Island
    Tel: 2984 1626 / 2914 1336
  • Animals Asia
    This Hong Kong-based charity's aim is to end cruelty to animals and restore respect for animals in Asia. It focuses on domestic, endangered and wild species of animals