our featured cat and dog


Emmett’s owner was a veteran and sadly passed away, that’s how this guy ended up here at the shelter. He is 7 years old and quickly became a staff and volunteer favorite. He’s a [...]


This is Nena, one of our new residents.  She was surrendered by her owners.  Sadly, this poor girl was not treated well at all and it shows physically and emotionally.  She definitely [...]

Animals Adopted Year-to-Date
Animal Intake Since 2000
Number of Volunteers
Animals Spayed & Neutered since 2008

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Please enjoy the Jersey Shore Animal Center television show “Welcome to our World” which will be updated frequently. In the past many of our loyal supporters were not able to watch the show simply because they were not in the viewing area.
You will now be able to watch our extraordinary animals that are available for adoption as well as topics that are interesting and related to shelter life.

thrift shop

The Bow Wow Boutique was established to provide an additional source of income to support the care and adoption of the animals at the Jersey Shore Animal Center.

wish list

The Jersey Shore Animal Center is always in need of items that make our shelter
function on a daily basis.

seniors for seniors

mature, wise cats
looking for mature, wise people

Are you 55 or older and looking for a furry friend? Please consider adopting a cat, 5 years or older from the Jersey Shore Animal Shelter for only $25.00

senior balding man in yellow shirt holding siamese cat