Please note: All staff, visitors and volunteers are still required to wear a face mask when entering BC SPCA Centres. This important safety measure helps protect our animals and the volunteers and staff members who care for them. Thank you.
Phone: (250) 746-4646
Emergency phone: (250) 746-4646
(During operating hours) After hours: call your local police or RCMP
Animal Helpline (toll free): 1-855-622-7722
7550 Bell McKinnon Rd, Duncan, BC V9L 6B1, Canada
Shelter, Takes surrendered animals, Adoptions, Kids camps/programs offered, City animal control, 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.
Serving the following communities:
Duncan, Mill Bay, Cobble Hill, Shawnigan Lake, Cowichan Bay, Chemainus, Crofton and Ladysmith.
Hours of operation:
Hours of operation
- Tuesday to Saturday: 12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Sunday & Monday: Closed
- Stat Holidays: Closed
*Fees vary by location and are subject to change without notice. Adoption fees are subject to PST (Provincial Sales Tax), which will be added at the time of adoption. 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 adoption fee. For more information please visit bcpetregistry.ca
Learn what’s included in your adoption fee
Welcome to the BC SPCA in Cowichan. We are one of 42 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!
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Respectfully acknowledging that the BC SPCA in Cowichan is located on the unceded traditional territory of the Hul’qumi’num speaking Coast Salish peoples, specifically the lands of the Ts’uubaa-asatx (Lake Cowichan) Nation, Halalt, Stz’uminus, Malahat, Spune’luxutth (Penelakut), Lyackson, and Quw’utsun peoples whose historical relationships to the land continues today.
15th May 2023: Wildlife-in-Focus Photo Contest
The 2023 annual Wildlife-in-Focus photo contest runs May 15 to 30. Funds raised go towards food and medical care of wildlife in need at the BC SPCA’s Wild ARC, which cares for thousands of injured and orphaned wild animals each year. Plus, your photos could be featured on BC SPCA merchandise, education brochures, advocacy campaigns, …
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7th January 2023: Christmas Tree Chipping – Nanaimo
BC SPCA Nanaimo is chipping trees for the animals! “Chip in” and help the animals this New Year by recycling your Christmas tree on January 7 & 8, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. We’ll take care of your trees in thanks of a donation to tour location! Donate online or cash donations …
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