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 Lucky, the charming 11-year-old brown tabby cat weighing an adorably chonky 20 pounds! Lucky is a true people person, showering affection on his human companions with his friendly demeanor. This lovable goofball brings joy and warmth to any room he enters. While Lucky adores human interaction, he prefers to be the one and only feline in his kingdom, making him an ideal companion for those seeking a solo furry friend. Lucky’s playful nature and gentle spirit make him an endearing addition for a family looking for a devoted and cuddly companion.
Apply to adopt LUCKY:
Then, come meet him! DCSPCA is open Tue-Sun 12pm-5pm