Local Animal Organisations in Madrid

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

  • Fundación El Arca de Noé: This foundation rehouses abandoned animals, mainly cats and dogs. Its other priorities include raising awareness of animal welfare and operating a cat and dog sterilisation programme
    At: Cta Chinchón-Arganda KM 15,800, 28530 Morata de Tajuña (Madrid)
    Tel: 918 730 898
  • Sociedad Protectora de Animales y Plantas de Madrid (S.P.A.P): The regional S.P.A.P for Madrid campaigns to educate people about animal welfare, protect and rehouse abandoned animals. It operates a veterinary clinic for animal sterilisation, an office for legal action against cruel owners and the San Francisco de Asís animal shelter.
    At: C/ Ochagavia 34, 28039 Madrid
    Shelter At: Carretera del Pardo Km 2,2, Madrid
    Tel: 807 117 021
  • Asociación Protectora de animales y Plantas de Alcalá de Henares (APAP-Alcalá): A registered private charity that runs a shelter and adoption centre for abandoned and mistreated animals
    Postal Address: Aptdo Correos N°53, 28800 Alcalá de Henares
    Tel: 639 100 008
  • Brinzal: A non-profit organisation working to conserve owls in Spain. It runs a centre to rehabilitate injured owls, which are then released back into the wild
    Tel: 914 794 565 / 670 933 240
  • El Refugio: The objectives of this organisation are to prevent animal cruelty, promote awareness and campaign for better treatment of animals. It also runs a refuge for abandoned animals and works to re-home them. The website has pictures of the animals looking for adoption as well as pictures posted by owners who have lost pets
    Tel: 917 303 680
  • Asociación para la Defensa y Protección de Animales, Plantas y Medio Ambiente (P.R.O.A): Created in 1986, this organisation campaigns to protect animals and rehouse abandoned cats and dogs
    Postal Address: Apartado de Correos n° 40, 28920 Alcorcón
  • Galgos Sin Fronteras: An association that rescues and re-homes Spanish greyhounds. It campaigns against maltreatment of dogs
  • Asociación para la Liberación y Bienestar Animal (ALBA): A charitable organisation protecting and adopting cats and dogs
    Postal Address: Apartado de Correos 11073, 28080 Madrid
    Tel: 609 291 930
  • Asociación Lara: This organisation collects, treats, sterilises, vaccinates and re-homes cats
    Tel: 615 656 703
  • Asociación Madrid Felina: Organisation works to protect abandoned and mistreated cats. Pictures of cats and dogs for adoption are displayed on the website
  • Evolución Asociación por la Defensa y los Derechos de los Animales (website in Spanish): In addition to campaigning for animal rights, this organisation collaborates with other associations to help animals
    At: Cl. Dinamarca nº 9, 28942 Fuenlabrada
    Tel: 916 151 967 / 914 681 053 / 917 060 283

Note: the majority of these websites are only available in Spanish.