Updates to Hours and Services

Due to coronavirus in our community, many of our programs, services, and hours have changed. Please review the information below. 

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Adoption Center - Shelter

Many HSSW programs and services are available, operating at a reduced capacity or limited hours. Please review the information below. Don't see what you're looking for? Send us a message.

Animal Admissions/Lost & Found

By appointment only. Daily, 9:00-4:30.

For details about appointment service and procedures for lost/found pets, please visit our lost & found page. Arrivals without appointments may be required to wait for the next available service.

Animal Adoptions

Closed to public. Limited adoptions available, by appointment only.

Adoptions services and adoptable animal spaces are closed to the public. All available animals can be viewed on our website. For more information on the adoption process and details about requesting an appointment, please visit our adoption page

Arriving for an Appointment

Doors to public spaces will remain locked during business hours. Individuals with an appointment may knock or ring the bell to notify our staff of their arrival. Please maintain a 6-foot distance from staff and volunteers during your visit and observe posted signage. 

Individuals who arrive without an appointment will be asked to wait outside of the building until the next available appointment. 


Main: 360.693.4746
Adoptions: 360-213-2610
Admissions: 360.213.2621
Lost and Found: 360.213.2621
Donate: 360.213.2617
Fax: 360.693.2338


1100 NE 192nd Ave
Vancouver, WA 98684

ReTails Thrift Store Donation Trailer

Temporarily Closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community.

ReTails Thrift Store


Temporarily Closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community.


Main: 360.984.6060


5000 E 4th Plain 
Vancouver, WA 98661


Click the icons below for directions to ReTails Thrift Store and our Adoption Center/Shelter.


Holiday Closures

The Adoption Center-Shelter and ReTails Thrift Store observe holiday hours on the following:


New Year's Day
Memorial Day
July 4th (Animal Admissions open, Noon-4:00 pm)
Labor Day (ReTails Thrift Store open)
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Early closure (4:00 pm): 

Day before Thanksgiving
New Year's Eve
Christmas Eve (ReTails open (9:00 am - noon)
January 5th, 2020 (ReTails and Adoption Center/Shelter)

Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, the Adoption Center - Shelter and ReTails Thrift Store may close unexpectedly. During inclement weather, please call ahead to confirm. Can't get through? We post all closures on our Facebook page

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Our Team

Our Team

The staff and board of directors of the Humane Society for Southwest Washington.