The CRD Animal Shelter has wonderful pets waiting to be welcomed into a good home. If you are looking to adopt a new best friend, please visit the Shelter or fill out an application for one of the animals listed for adoption.

Dogs for Adoption

We currently have no dogs available for adoption. Please check back!

Cats for Adoption

Peter IMG_1230is a young handsome neutered male. He is friendly and sweet but would prefer a calmer household without young children. 

is a sweet little White DSH female kitty approx 3 years of age. 

FriarFriar is a 10 week old male kitten looking for a family of his own. He is a bit shy but very sweet. Friar was found abandoned on a hill top alone and hungry. He is now neutered, chipped and vaccinated and ready for a place to call home.

LouIMG_1277 is a handsome young male who is nice and friendly. He will do well in most households 

Other Animals for Adoption

We currently have no small animals up for adoption. Please check back!

Thank You

A great big 'Thank you' to My Best Friend, Pet Photography for kindly donating her time to take photos of the animals at the CRD Animal Shelter.

Where else can I look for pets?

Hours & Location

5401 Pat Bay Highway (three driveways past the Weigh Scale across from Elk Lake).

Viewing Times

1 – 4pm Monday to Saturday. The Shelter is not open on Sundays and holidays.


Tel: 250.658.5745

We are very busy taking care of the animals in the Shelter. If you don’t reach a live person by phone, please leave a message and someone will get back to you as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience.

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Considering adoption?

Please review our Adoption Policy.

Searching for a lost animal?

What to do when you've lost your pet.

Interested in promoting responsible pet ownership?

Check out Citizen Canine, a Victoria area group focused on advocacy, public education, and canine community building.