Animal helpline―NGOs and Shelters

Shelters Near You


Here is a list of NGOs, animal welfare organizations, charitable trusts, dog shelters and animal helplines in metro cities. Please reach out to them for adoptions or in case of emergencies involving animals. Many of them also have ambulance service, for large as well as small animals.

Please note, if the injury to the animal is grave and serious, kindly consider arranging for the nearest vet. It may cost a little extra, but you may save an innocent life!

If you have witnessed a case of animal cruelty, please file a First Information Report (FIR) with the police immediately. Here’s a ready reckoner on Animal rights laws in India.