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Contact Us

Hudson Valley Animal Rescue and Sanctuary
9 Barnes Drive, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Our regular office hours are Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm (Clinic hours will vary)

HVARS phone number: 845-392-4849

Because we get many phone calls every single day, and because your call is important to HVARS – if we are not able to answer your call, PLEASE leave a voicemail with your questions, name and phone number and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

HVARS fax number: 845-454-6144

HVARS email:

HVARS on social media:

     facebook: Hudson Valley Animal Rescue and Sanctuary (@HVARS)


     twitter: (coming soon)

Please note:

HVARS facility is NOT currently open to the public for our adoptable animals to be viewed as we are in the process of building a new hospital/shelter.

Visitors who are attending HVARS on sight veterinary clinic are asked to have their dogs on short leashes at all times; pocket pets and cats should be brought in secure animal carriers.


Our adoptable animals can be viewed on our Website (see Adoptable Animals tab); via our face book page as well as via Adopt-a-Pet and Petfinder websites.

On (Click on the link or)… go to, and locate the “find a pet to adopt” tab, use HVARS zip code 12603 to search, or under the “Shelters & Rescues” tab type in Hudson Valley Animal Rescue and Sanctuary to search and select HVARS from the list of organizations.)

On (Click on the link or)… go to and click on “find a pet” and select “find a shelter/rescue”; type in Hudson Valley Animal Rescue and search.

For more information on adopting from HVARS, please go to the “Adoptions” tab and follow the instructions provided.


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