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Welcome to the RSPCA York, Harrogate & District Branch. Covering York, Harrogate, Knaresborough, Malton, Market Weighton, Pocklington, Ripon, Selby, Tadcaster, Wetherby and surrounding areas.


dogs rehomed this year


cats rehomed this year


small animals rehomed this year

Can you give our animals a home?

Are you looking to adopt an animal? See the animals in our care that are waiting to meet you.

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Take a look at our canine chums looking for their forever home

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Check out or feline furries waiting for a new place to call home

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Discover the small animals we're caring for until they are able to join new families

Pigeons (51)

Meet Pigeons...

For something a little different....

Find out more about Pigeons

Budgies (7)

Meet Bucky & Bluey, Lilac, Alaska, Dallas, Liberty, Astros, Grizzly & Maya...

Our lovely budgies

Find out more about Bucky & Bluey, Lilac, Alaska, Dallas, Liberty, Astros, Grizzly & Maya

India & Jester (2)

Meet India & Jester...

Sweet couple, patiently waiting for their forever home.

Find out more about India & Jester

Cheddar (10)

Meet Cheddar...

Meet our gorgeous boy Cheddar!

Find out more about Cheddar

Jamie New2

Meet Jamie...

Gorgeous girl Jamie has come on leaps and bounds, please do have a read and see if she is the dog for you......

Find out more about Jamie

Max (1)

Meet Max...

Please take a peek at our gorgeous OAP Max, the sweetest guy there is.

Find out more about Max


Adopt an animal from us

Can you give one of our animals their forever home? Dogs, cats and small animals - take a look at who's waiting to meet you.

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Can you help us?

From donations to volunteering, we need help to care for the animals that are brought to us, for so many different reasons.

Can you help us?


About Us

We are primarily self-funding and the money we spend in York is raised in York and Harrogate and surrounding areas. Income is also generated by our charity shops in Goodramgate, York, Acomb and Selby.

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July 2023

Wanted: Retail Manager Maternity Cover

Over the last 18 months our retail work has seen significant change lead by our current Retail Manager. We now have three shops all performing well, with a view to opening an additional store in the near future, to continue building upon the good work. Our current Retail Manager will soon be going on Maternity Leave and we’re now in the process of looking for someone who can oversee our retail work until she returns.

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Summer Fair 24

3rd August 2024

Summer Fair 2024

A family friendly fair featuring a variety of stalls offering games, prizes, cakes, food, plants, books, crafts, refreshments and much more....

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RSPCA York, Harrogate & District Branch

RSPCA York Animal Home
Landing Lane, YORK
YO26 4RH


Opening times:
Monday - Sunday 11:00 - 15:00Please note that the York Animal Home is closed to the public and all visits are by appointment only for potential adopters.

RSPCA York ShopRSPCA YorkCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
5B, Goodramgate, York
Telephone: 01904 466140

RSPCA Acomb ShopRSPCA AcombCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
43 York Road, Acomb
Telephone: 01904 788616

RSPCA Selby ShopRSPCA SelbyCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
3 New Lane, Selby
Telephone: 01757 707100

RSPCA Malton ShopRSPCA MaltonCharity ShopGBPTEMPORARY: Mon/Tues - CLOSED Wednesday: 9.30am - 4.30pm Thurs/Fri/Sat/Sun - CLOSED
10 Saville Street, Malton
Telephone: 01653 918000

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