Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter

Can you help Manitoba’s first registered, non-profit, no-kill animal shelter continue our lifesaving work? We let pets stay as long as they need to find their fur-ever home and depend on the support of our community to keep our doors open to animals in need of rescue.

About The Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter

Winnipeg Pet Rescue is Manitoba’s first registered charity NO-KILL animal shelter. We believe that every pet has the right to life and are recognized as beings with feelings with the right to loving care. We have no time limit to an animal’s stay while we find a suitable home for them.
We're hiring

Do you love animals? Want to join a great team?

The Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter is hiring for a full-time position for a Kennel Attendant/Adoption Counsellor. We’re accepting resumes IN PERSON at our location 12-2727 Portage Avenue.
Resumes can be dropped off between our hours of operation, Monday to Friday, 11am-7pm, Saturday & Sundays, 11am-6pm. Any questions please contact Michelle at 204-832-9880!

50-50 Raffle in Support of he Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter!

The last jackpot reached $55,730 in only 7 weeks – let’s make this one even bigger & better to help our furry friends!

Wondering how you can support the Shelter?
Consider making a donation today

When it comes to building a sustainable non-profit, the support we receive from our community is everything. We have several different ways & levels to make a contribution to the Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter.

Adopt A Pet

Visit with our pets ready for adoption. Come meet your perfect match today!

Make A Donation

Every little bit counts! Your generous donation helps animals most in need.

Donate A Car

Donate your old vehicle and support the Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter!

Upcoming Events

Poker For Paws

Poker for Paws in support of the Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter. Saturday, January 6, 2024 at the Army, Navy, Air Force Branch 283 located at 3584 Portage Avenue in Winnipeg, MB. Doors open at 12:00pm, game starts at 1:00pm. $100 entry plus $25 bounty for 30,000 chips. One $100 re-buy for 30,000 plus $50 add-on at break for 20,000 in chips. 20-minute blind levels.

What's New In-Store

Browse our Autumn Shop catalog for new and exciting products for your pet, along with all the basics you need. Make your shopping list and head down to the Shelter! Every dollar you spend on your pet supplies at Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter helps support the pets in our care.
Christmas-Pets
Open House

2023 Christmas Open House

Join us at our Christmas Open House, celebrating our 1st year at the new location! Drop by on December 9th, 2023 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. where you can enjoy prizes as well as refreshments. Visit us and share in this wonderful holiday season with our furry friends.

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Poker For Paws
Fundraisers

Poker For Paws

Poker for Paws in support of the Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter. Saturday, January 6, 2024 at the Army, Navy, Air Force Branch 283 located at 3584 Portage Avenue in Winnipeg, MB. Doors open at 12:00pm, game starts at 1:00pm. $100 entry plus $25 bounty for 30,000 chips. One $100 re-buy for 30,000 plus $50 add-on at break for 20,000 in chips. 20-minute blind levels.

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12-2727 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tel: 204-832-7387