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Victoria Branch

Phone: (250) 388-7722
Emergency phone: (250) 388-7722 (During operating hours) (250) 883-6729 (5:30 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.) After hours: call your local police or RCMP
Address: 3150 Napier Ln, Victoria, BC V8T 4V5, Canada
Services offered:
Shelter, Takes surrendered animals, Adoptions, Kids camps/programs offered, Takes in stray dogs, Takes in stray cats, Takes in stray domestic small pets
Please note, due to the volume of emails received daily we may not be able to respond immediately. Should you need urgent assistance, please call.
(250) 385-9348
Serving the following communities:
Greater Victoria, Saanich Peninsula, Western Communities and the Southern Malahat areas.
Hours of operation:


  • Adoption hours:
  • Monday to Sunday: 12 to 5:00 p.m.
  • Other services:
  • Monday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Stat Holidays: Closed

Adoption fees*

Dog adoption fees
Adult dog: $369
Small breed adult dog: $419
Mature dog (over 8 years): $184.50
Puppy (under 6 months): $499
Small breed puppy (under 6 months): $579

Cat adoption fees
Adult cat: $149
Mature cat (over 8 years): $84.50
Kitten (under 6 months): $199

Small pet adoption fees
Rabbit: $75
Guinea pig: $20
Rat/Mouse/Hamster/Gerbil: $15

Bird adoption fees
Budgies/Finches/Canaries: $20
Cockatiels: $25

*Fees subject to change without notice. All BC SPCA cat/kitten/dog/puppy/rabbit adoptions include a microchip and lifetime registration with the BC Pet Registry. Registration for lifetime protection is $45 for cats/kittens/dogs/puppies and $11.25 for rabbits, which will be added to the above adoption fee. For more information please visit

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Welcome to the BC SPCA Victoria Branch. We are one of 44 BC SPCA locations across the province serving sick, neglected, abused and homeless animals. Whether you are looking to adopt a new furry friend into your family or would like to know more about how you can make difference for animals in our community, we are here to help. The BC SPCA is a not-for-profit organization which relies primarily on community donations to help animals in need. Please join us in the fight against animal cruelty!

For more information about our work in the community, check out our most recent newsletter (PDF).

Search adoptable animals available through our location.

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Upcoming events

28th October 2017: Offleashed Gala Victoria

he 2017 Offleashed Victoria Gala will be held on Saturday, October 28, at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel. This chic and glamorous event attracts more than 100 animal lovers for a beautiful night of classic, old-world Victoria elegance, and includes a cocktail reception before a three-course dinner, and a fantastic live and silent auction! Last …

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21st October 2017: Victoria Service Saturday youth workshop

On October 21 at our Victoria location, we will be offering a two-hour Service Saturday workshop from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. for youth born 2002-2005. Participants will get to make something for the animals, do a group volunteer project and help socialize the shelter’s animal guests. The cost of this workshop is $20, with $5 off for BC SPCA …

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