Hours and Directions

North Shore ShelterHow to find us:

We are located on Pittsburgh's North Side, two blocks from Heinz Field. For directions, Click Here

1101 Western Ave.
Pittsburgh PA 15233
(412) 321-4625

Surrender Hours

Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm
Tuesday through Friday 12:00pm to 6:00pm

Adoption Hours

On Saturday and Sunday, the dog kennel closes at 4:30pm.
Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday through Friday 12:00pm to 7:30pm

Clinic Hours

By appointment only. We cannot accommodate walk-ins.

  • Closed Mondays
  • Tuesday through Friday: 10:00am to 6:30 pm
  • Saturday: 8:00am to 4:30pm
  • Sunday – Limited to veterinary technician appointments from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Administration Office Hours

Monday-Friday 9:30am to 5:30pm
Closed Weekends


We are closed on the following holidays:

New Year's Day
Easter Sunday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas


2016 Additonal Closures/Altered Hours:

July 2 - CLOSED
July 12 - Closing at 4:00pm
August 12 - Closing at 4:00pm
August 18 - Closing at 4:00pm
September 10 - CLOSED
September 18 - CLOSED
October 9 - CLOSED
October 23 - Closing at 1:00pm
November 13 - Closing at 1:00pm
December 4 - Closing at 1:00pm
December 24 - Closing at 2:00pm
December 31 - Closing at 2:00pm