COVID-19 Update

The Humane Society of Durham Region has implemented safety policies due to COVID 19. Our priority is the health and safety of staff and clients.  HSDR remains committed to helping animals in need and providing services to the community.
Services are now by appointment only and curbside.


HSDR is currently closed for in-person animal viewing.  All adoptions will be contactless and by appointment only.  For adoptions, please visit the Adopt page.

Animal Intake

Animal intake will be by appointment only with curbsideservice.For intake, please visit the Surrender page.


Donations of supplies can be dropped off during regular operating hours without an appointment.  Upon arrival, please call (905) 665-7430 ext.0 and leave the items outside by the front entrance.  Staff will bring the items inside. 

Monetary donations can be dropped off in person during regular operating hours without an appointment. Upon arrival, please call (905) 665-7430 ext. 0 and staff will assist you curbside. Donations can be by cash, cheque, credit or debit. For other ways to donate, please visit the Donate page.

Pet Food Bank Services

To access the food bank, please call (905) 665-7430 ext. 0 to pre-arrange a pickup time.  Upon arrival, please call and the food will be brought out to you curbside.

Rabies/Microchip Clinic

This service is currently on hold due to Covid.  It will resume once restriction are lifted.  Stay tuned for a notice on social media.

Other Services

Please call (905) 665-7430 ext. 0 or email us at

Community Events

Please check back for events.

Community Partners

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● Bowmanville East
243 King St. E.,  (905) 697-3523
● Bowmanville West
2377 Highway 2,  (905) 623-6613
● Ajax
65 Kingston Rd E.,  (905) 239-4459
● Brooklin
5949 Baldwin St. S.,  (905) 655-1704
● Warren (Oshawa)
1 Warren Ave., (905) 571-6235
● Ritson (Oshawa)
300 Taunton Road E.,  (905) 433-5564
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● Ajax
280 Kingston Rd E.,  (905) 426-1009
● Whitby
980 Taunton Rd. E., (905) 579-4611
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● South Whitby
1650 Victoria St. E.,  (905) 723-4823
● North Whitby
320 Taunton Rd E.,  (905) 655-1276
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