Founded in 1871, Dutchess County SPCA is one of the oldest SPCAs in the country. This shelter is no-kill shelter now and always. Dutchess County SPCA is not a governmental agency, nor is it affiliated with the ASPCA. It is an independent charity, funded almost entirely by private donations.

636 Violet Avenue
Hyde Park, NY 12538

Tuesday – Sunday: 12pm – 5pm
Monday: Closed

Contact & more info
(845) 452-7722, ext. 420


Meet Ace! Handsome and charming, Ace is both well-behaved and friendly. If you’re looking for an affectionate and adventure-loving furry friend, consider adopting this beautiful boy. He’s ready to fill your life with tail-wagging joy and unforgettable moments.

Apply to adopt ACE:
Then, come meet him! DCSPCA is open Tue-Sun 12pm – 5pm