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Surrey Animal Resource Centre Building

Surrey Animal Resource Centre

The Surrey Animal Resource Centre is open by appointment but closed to visitors until further notice to minimize risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission. If you find a stray or injured animal please call before bringing it to the shelter. Adoption and redemptions of animals will continue by appointment only. Please call the shelter at 604-574-6622 or email for additional information. To view our adoptable animals, visit our Facebook page.

Find the next addition to your family at the Surrey Animal Resource Centre (SARC).

The Surrey Animal Resource Centre (SARC) helps animals and humans in our community.

Adopting a Pet

Come to the Centre to meet some of our spay/neutered, vaccinated, permanently identified adoptable pets. We'll help you find an animal that matches your lifestyle and completes your family.

Contact the Surrey Animal Resource Centre at 604-574-6622 or connect with us on Facebook for more information on adoption.

Adoption Hours: Monday to Sunday 11:00am to 6:00 pm

We want to see all of our homeless animals adopted to folks who've thought long and hard about what kind of animal is right for their situation, and who've committed to providing

  • Good nutrition,
  • Regular veterinary care, and
  • Mental and physical stimulation appropriate to the individual animal.

Donating to the Animals

Visit the Kuranda Animal Beds website and follow the steps to donate a bed and give the gift of comfort to a shelter dog or cat. When donating through Kuranda, you will be subject to the business practices and privacy policies of Your personal and financial information will be stored outside of Canada by

If you'd like to help out the animals at the centre, there are many other items they'd also love:

  • Dogs – high quality dog treats, blankets, tough toys like Kongs, food dispensing toys like Buster Cubes, martingale collars, and EZ walk harnesses.
  • Cats – high quality wet and dry food, catnip-free toys, cuddly beds, and interactive toys.
  • Small Animals – little critter houses, chew toys, and PVC piping, cardboard egg cartons, toilet paper tubes.
  • Birds – bird toys, millet, unbreakable tiny mirrors, and cuttle bones.

We'd also love bleach, unscented dryer sheets, gently used towels and flat sheets.

Volunteering at the Surrey Animal Resource Centre

Thank you for your interest in the Surrey Animal Resource Centre's Volunteer Programming.

References and a Criminal Record Check must be complete before attending training at the shelter. After you have attended a general information session you will have the opportunity to sign up for training specific to the program area you are interested in: dog enrichment, cat care, and small animal care. 

Apply to Volunteer