Hours of Operation
Monday - Saturday
11 am - 2 pm
Closed Sundays
Please call to book an appt. to meet our pets

Contact us

PO Box 2579
Claresholm AB
T0L 0T0

4110 3rd Street East
Claresholm AB

Phone:  403-625-5370



Other Important Contact Information


If you are concerned about an animal in distress, please contact the SPCA immediately at 780-732-3746. They will relay your message to an SPCA officer in your area.

 If you know of an animal at large or in distress please call:

  • CLARESHOLM:  Town Bylaw officer at 403-625-0202

  • MD WILLOW CREEK:  MD Bylaw officer at 403-652-6777


If you have picked up a stray animal and no one is currently at the shelter, please leave us a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.

If you know of a stray animal that requires emergency veterinary care, please contact your local vet immediately.

If you are inquiring about surrendering your pet, please review the Surrender Policy and complete the surrender application. It is important to note that all pet surrender applications must first be reviewed by the CAReS Board and you will be subsequently contacted.

CAReS Board Members


  • Chairperson:     Lorraine Norgard  403-625-0432

  • Vice Chair:        Judy Lelek

  • Secretary          Shelley Ford

  • Treasurer          Doreen Vanlangen

  • Director             Sylvia Giroux

  • Director             Denise Peters                     

  • Town Rep          Lise Shulze

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