Spokane Area Animal Sanctuaries & Welfare Groups

We are lucky to live in a city that has so many wonderful animal organizations. The animal rescue organizations listed below are great options if you are looking to volunteer, donate, or adopt.

Spokane Area Sanctuaries

Full Circle has created a safe haven for horses and people. All who Join our Circle experience the joy and deep satisfaction that only comes when one person chooses to help another. They also do equine outreach with local non-profits to help people heal from trauma including Compassionate Addiction Treatment(CAT).

Higher Ground Animal SanctuaryFacebook
Higher Ground Animal Sanctuary is a non-profit with the mission to Rescue homeless animals or animals in need, offer a place of Refuge to peacefully live out their lives, and share our work and their stories to create opportunities for Humane Education – thus creating a greater rescue culture.

Rabbitron Rabbit Rescue – Facebook

Cook’s Crippled Cat Sanctuary

Double J Dog RanchFacebook

Lavender Dreams Farm and Donkey RescueFacebook

Animal Nature SanctuaryFacebook

River’s Wish Animal SanctuaryFacebook
River’s Wish offers sanctuary to rabbits, dogs, cats, goats, horses, donkeys, pigs, chickens, turkeys and more. It is the dream of River’s Wish, that every creature is able to live a full and joyful life.

Terra Animal Sanctuary – Facebook
TERRA is a farm animal sanctuary located in northwest Spokane County. They provide a compassionate home for animals who have been victims of neglect, abuse, and fear, have retired from arduous labor, or are the unfortunate products of factory farming and youth projects.

Animal Rescue Organizations – Adoption-Friendly

Spokane Humane SocietyFacebook

SCRAPS (Spokane County Regional Animal Protect Service)Facebook


Heath’s Haven Dog RescueFacebook

Partners for PetsFacebook

Rescue 4 AllFacebook

Reptile DomicileFacebook

Washington Basset RescueFacebook

Dachshund Rescue NW & Dachshund Club of SpokaneFacebook


Animal Care & Activism

Pacific Northwest Animal Welfare ProjectFacebook

Animal Advocates of the Inland NorthwestFacebook

Spokane Animal Alliance Chamber of CommerceFacebook