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Niagara SPCA & Humane Society

Site: Port Colborne Animal Shelter

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-834-6634
Social Media Facebook YouTube
Primary Contact John Greer, Executive Director; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Port Colborne
Located In Community Port Colborne
Address & Map
1080 Elm St
Port Colborne, ON L3K 5V4
Intersection Elm St and Barrick Rd
Mailing Address 60 Provincial St 
Welland, ON L3B 5W7
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Animal shelter for stray and abandoned animals that provides quarantine facilities; pound services for municipalities; has homeless and abandoned animals available for adoption; and animal control bylaw enforcement services. 
Emergency on call services provided 24hrs a day for injured animals and cruelty complaints.
Hours Tue-Fri 11 am-2 pm, Sat 11 am-4 pm, Sun 11 am-2 pm
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application Volunteer and Dog Walker applications available on the website.
Languages English - Reception, Website, Programs, Publications
Fees Membership ; Service - Animal adoptions, Animal transportation, Humane euthanasia, Pet Cemetery, Low Cost Spay Neuter Clinic
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1954
Funding Housing and caring for abandoned and stray unclaimed animals beyond legal impoundment requirements is provided until the animals can be adopted into good homes, and is supported only through donations by the public.
Elections Board members nominated and elected at AGM
Meetings Board meetings every 6 weeks
Service Categories Animal Regulation ; Protective Services for Animals
Print Material Newsletter , Website, facebook, YouTube channel, Brochures, Pet Care information, etc.
Events Annual Walkathon and Annual Dinner Auction. Call for dates and times.

Agency Overview