BC SPCA Nanaimo
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1-855-622-7722

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Nanaimo

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) 741-0778
Emergency phone: (250) 741-0778  (During operating hours) After hours: call your local police or RCMP
Animal Helpline (toll free): 1-855-622-7722
Address: 154 Westwood Rd Nanaimo BC V9R 0G9 CA
Services offered:
Shelter, Takes surrendered animals, Adoptions, Kids camps/programs offered
Email:
nanaimo@spca.bc.ca
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.
Fax:
(250) 741-1332
Serving the following communities:
Nanaimo, Lantzville, Cedar and Gabriola Island.
Hours of operation:
Hours of operation
  • Tuesday to Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Monday: Closed
  • Stat Holidays: Closed
  • Dog wash: 7 Days (9:00 a.m. to Close)
  • Central Bark Dog Parks: 7 Days 24 Hours

Adoption fees*

*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  Nanaimo. 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 Nanaimo is located on the unceded traditional territory of the Snuneymuxw First Nation whose historical relationship to the land continues today.

Animals spend their whole lives loving us. This gift provides a day of regular care plus special medication, extra bedding and modified exercise for a senior animal like Penny

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