The shelter is located on Route 9G also known as Violet Avenue. From Route 9 (either the North or South), turn on to St. Andrews Road (also known as County Route 40A). Follow the road to end at the intersection of 9G. Turn right and make an immediate left into the shelter. The Adoption & Education Center is on the right. Turn left and travel to the end of the parking lot for the Medical Clinic and Intake Center. From the North, follow 9G south, we are ½ mile past Eleanor Roosevelt’s Valkill Estate on the left. From the South, follow 9G north, we are ½ mile from St. Peter’s Church on the right.

Hours of Operation

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


Beautiful Frenchie is a little shy at first, but once she gets to know you, she’ll settle in for a cuddle and not want to leave! Get comfy on the couch, and this cutie will happily curl up in your lap and keep you company. The three most important attributes Frenchie is looking for in a human BFF are patience, compassion, and empathy.