Animal Shelters in District of Columbia

There are 9 Animal Shelters in District of Columbia, serving a population of 672,391 people in an area of 62 square miles. There is 1 Animal Shelter per 74,710 people, and 1 Animal Shelter per 6 square miles.

The state of District of Columbia is ranked 51st in Animal Shelters per capita, and 1st in Animal Shelters per square mile.

List of DC Animal Shelters

Find District of Columbia animal shelters, puppy dog and cat shelters, pet adoption centers, dog pounds, and humane societies.


American Horse Protection Association 1000 29th Street Northwest Washington, DC

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals 1755 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest Washington, DC

Animal Shelter 1201 New York Avenue Northeast Washington, DC

City Dogs Rescue 2121 Decatur Place Northwest Washington, DC

Doris Day Animal Foundation 227 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast Washington, DC

Humane Society of the United States 2100 L Street Northwest Washington, DC

Lucky Dog Animal Rescue 4319 Harrison Street Northwest Washington, DC

The Washington Animal Rescue League-Medical Center 71 Oglethorpe Street Northwest Washington, DC

Washington Humane Society 7319 Georgia Avenue Northwest Washington, DC