World's Largest NO-KILL
Animal Rescue
and Adoption Organization


Members get our updates on rescue alerts, league events, special offers and more.

sign up!


Facebook Instagram YouTube Twitter

Like us on Facebook  
| Share share | email | print | A A

Contact Us


North Shore Animal League America
25 Davis Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050
(516) 883.7575

Want to Visit Our Campus?
See Hours & Directions to the Animal League

Have Questions?
In order to help us serve you better, please select the department which best fits your inquiry.

Adoption Center

Come meet your new pet in our bright and spacious Adoption Center that features about 350 adoptable cats, dogs, puppies and kittens every day.

Hours: Open daily, 12noon - 8pm
Phone: (516) 883-7575

Learn More

Pet Health Center

Open to the public with flexible hours, our Pet Health Center provides low-cost, affordable veterinary care for all pet owners, even those who haven’t yet adopted a pet from the Animal League.

Hours: 10am - 9pm, 365 days a year
By appointment: (516) 883-2000

Learn More

Pet Supply Store

Visit our Pet Supply Store to find everything you need for your pet, including a full line of premium pet foods, pet supplies and toys. With affordable prices and knowledgeable staff, the store is open to adopters and the public.

Hours: 10am - 9pm, 365 days a year
Phone: (516) 883-7575

Learn More

Mobile Adoptions & Rescue

Our mobile adoption units travel throughout New York, NJ, CT and beyond, hosting mobile adoption events that offer adorable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens for adoption. These mobile adoptions place thousands of animals into loving homes each year.

View our mobile adoption schedule to find an event near you

Our Mobile Adoption Units also serve as emergency rescue and disaster relief units.

Learn More

Medical Center

The Alex Lewyt Veterinary Medical Center is a modern, state-of-the-art medical facility, open every day of the year to care for the animals in our Adoption Center. The Medical Center provides a full range of services for adopted pets, from routine vaccinations to complicated surgeries.

Learn More

Dog & Puppy Training

Our Trainers’ Corner provides behavior and obedience classes for puppies and older dogs. The Animal League also offers behavior training for cats. This service is open to both adopters and the public, by appointment.

Learn More

Foster Care

Foster care is an opportunity to care for an animal that’s not yet ready for adoption. It’s an alternative for animal lovers who can’t make a long-term commitment, but still want to help rescue animals.

Learn More