We are suspending adoptions until further notice.

If you are able to help us care for an animal during this time, please sign up to be a foster parent/family and contact us at [email protected]

Our hours will be 11:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Saturday, closed on Sunday.  Please note that we are only able to assist clients by appointment at this time.  Call 216-771-4616 x 0 for more information.

If you are a Cleveland resident with an urgent animal care need or are in need food or other supplies for your pet as a result of COVID-19, please contact us at 216-255-5012 or 216-771-4616 x 0 for assistance. 

Hours and Locations

The Cleveland Animal Protective League is located at 1729 Willey Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio in the historic Tremont area.

Shelter Adoption Center Hours

Monday-Friday – 11 am to 6:30 pm
Saturday – 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday – Noon to 4 pm

Animal Admission Center Hours

Monday – Friday – 11 am to 6:30 pm
Saturday – 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday – Closed

affoGATO Cat Cafe

Visit their website for cafe specific hours

Cat Lounge Hours

Monday & Tuesday – Closed for Cat Naps
Wednesday – Friday – 8:30am-1:30pm & 4pm-8pm
Saturday – 8:30am-8pm
Sunday: 8:30am-4pm

761 Starkweather Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113



Telephone Contact Information

Main Telephone Adoptions Supervisor Humane Investigations
216-771-4616 216-771-8819 216-377-1630
Director of Development Admissions Volunteer Manager
216-344-1353 216-771-8825 216-377-1627
Euthanasia Services Foster Care Coordinator Spay/Neuter – TNR Hotline
216-771-8825 216-771-4616, ext. 181 216-377-1624
Spay/Neuter Supervisor Fax Telephone
216-377-1624 216-771-2810

General Contact

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