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 11:00am 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 11:00am to 7:00pm

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