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West Vancouver Branch

Phone: (604) 922-4622
Emergency phone: (604) 922-4622 (During operating hours) (604) 879-7343 (Night 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.) After hours: call the West Vancouver Police Department
Address: 1020 Marine Dr West Vancouver BC V7T 1B1 CA
Services offered:
Shelter, Takes surrendered animals, Adoptions, Kids camps/programs offered, City kenneling, Takes in stray dogs, Takes in stray cats, Takes in stray domestic small pets
Email:
wvan@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:
1 (866) 204-9021
Mailing address:
Ambleside Park
PO Box 91072
West Vancouver, B.C.
V7V 3N3
Serving the following communities:
West Vancouver
Hours of operation:
  • Adoption hours:
  • Monday to Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Other services:
  • Monday to Sunday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Stat Holidays: Closed

Adoption fees*

*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 adoption fee. For more information please visit bcpetregistry.ca.

Learn what’s included in your adoption fee

Welcome to the BC SPCA West Vancouver 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!

Search adoptable animals available through our location.

Other ways to help animals in need

Wish list

» Donate useful items to the shelter – check out our wish list (PDF) of odds and ends.

Bottle Drive

» Help local animals in need by recycling your bottles & cans! It’s easy, learn how (PDF).

Adopt Me

Handsome Clark Gable is waiting to woo you with his charming voice. Here at the shelter, we have all fallen for this guy. Clark is super social and always wants to spend time with you but would prefer you send your love his way with your eyes. He is a bit unsure of all the petting and touching some cats enjoy and he would rather have your affection in other ways. Clark would love a companion to talk to and to just simply hang out with. He is super food motivated and enjoys playing with treat puzzles.

Name: Clark Gable
Age: 4 years
Gender: Male
Animal ID: 454920
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
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Upcoming events

3rd July 2018: West Vancouver BC SPCA summer camps

Calling all campers! Registration is now open for our 2018 summer camp season at multiple locations, including West Vancouver! Campers will have a blast playing games, learning from animal experts, doing hands-on activities, and spending time with some of the animals at the branch. They will leave camp feeling inspired and empowered to be ambassadors …

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9th June 2018: BC SPCA West Vancouver – Salud! A Toast to the Animals

  Get Tickets   BC SPCA West Vancouver is thrilled to once again host the North Shore’s one of a kind, Salud! A Toast to the Animals. Join fellow animal lovers at its new location, the West Vancouver Yacht Club, on Saturday, June 9th for an elegant evening of delicious wine and gourmet hors d’oeuvres, …

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