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


 Sherman is a dapper and friendly 10-year-old 66lb bundle of adorableness! This handsome fellow is the happiest boy with the biggest smile, and he adores people! He will fill your heart with love and your face with his doggie kisses. Sherman loves a ride and would be excited to go on a roadtrip with you! He’s been working hard on his training and is looking forward to having a loving PAWrent who wants to continue to work with him so he can live his best life!

Sherman is looking for a home where any children are over 12 years old, and he’s open to meeting other dogs.

Apply to adopt SHERMAN:

Then, come meet him! DCSPCA is open Tue-Sun 12pm – 5pm