Humane Rescue Alliance

Advocating for animal-friendly communities. Strengthening the animal-human bond.

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For updates on our operating status please visit Please note, we are continuing to operate animal care and control, virtual adoptions, foster services, and HRA's Pet Pantry program.  

Oglethorpe Street Adoption Center
& Medical Center

71 Oglethorpe Street, NW, Washington, DC 20011

We are open for animal emergencies 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
We are open for routine business:

  • 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

Adoption Center Hours

Our traditional adoption center is temporarily closed, but we are very much open for adoptions. Learn more about our virtual adoption services.

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