Anani CloseupThe Friday Harbor Animal Protection Society, is a private, nonprofit animal welfare organization. We are proud to serve the people and animals of San Juan Island with a variety of programs including adoptions, low income spay/neuter vouchers, dog licensing and humane education for children of all ages. Building a community of compassion is our goal – through adoption of homeless pets, humane education, abuse investigation, and community outreach and leadership.

    Our Mission:

    • TO REDUCE Pet Overpopulation through spay/neuter assistance
    • TO ADOPT Unwanted homeless pets into quality homes
    • TO PROTECT Animals from neglect, abuse, and abandonment
    • TO ADVOCATE For their welfare through education and direct assistance
    • TO PROMOTE Greater appreciation of human and animal interactions.

    Events & Happenings

  • Join us Saturday, May 28 for the Third Annual Dodie Gann Dog Walk to benefit APS-FH. Gather sponsors and win great prizes!

    Benefiting The Animal Protection Society o11:00-2f Friday Harbor Saturday, May 28, 2016 994 Cattle Point Road 10:00-11:30 Dog Walk :00 Pet Lover’s Fair Start Gathering Sponsors Now! Fun for the Whole Family! WIN GREAT PRIZES!

    Posted at April 12, 2016 |By Shelter Updates |Categories Shelter News
  • Islanders walk over 1,000 miles with their dogs to raise money for Animal Shelter!

    It’s a well-known fact that folks here on San Juan Island love their dogs. This week marked over 1000 miles walked over the last six months by island residents and their dogs using a smart phone application called, Wooftrax; every mile walked raising money for The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor.

    The …

    Posted at April 8, 2016 |By Wes E |Categories Shelter News
  • Posted at April 5, 2016 |By Shelter Updates |Categories Shelter News
  • Spaygetti Dinner


    Thanks to everyone who attended this year’s Spaygetti Dinner at Brickworks February 23. The evening was a big success and raised over $2500 for the animal shelter’s spay/neuter fund. The addition of a dessert auction this year was …

    Posted at March 9, 2016 |By Shelter Updates |Categories Shelter News
  • APSFH “VOLUNTEER(s) OF THE MONTH” February 2016

    Suzanne Brynner is the Animal Shelter’s “Volunteer of the Month” for February. Suzanne is currently pursuing her certification as a professional dog trainer and Canine Nose Work Instructor. Suzanne spends time almost every day working with dogs at the …

    Posted at February 15, 2016 |By Wes E |Categories Shelter News


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