Humane Society Of Yuma


Interested In Adopting An animal?

We are thrilled that you are interested in adopting an animal from the Humane Society of Yuma. Please follow the steps below to begin the adoption process.

1. View Our Adoptable Animals

2. Fill Out An Adopter Information Sheet

Click Here for Dogs

Click Here for Cats

3. Read Our Adoption FAQ

Once your adopter information sheet has been approved, an adoption counselor will reach out to you to review your adopter information sheet and schedule a meet and greet. In the meantime, please read our adoption FAQ to answer any questions you may have.

Tips for a successful adoption

You must be 18 years or older to fill out an adopter information sheet
  • Adopter information sheet processing time is between 24-72 hours

  • Please double check contact information before submitting

  • Make sure to list the name of the animal(s) that you are interested in on the adopter information sheet

  • It is recommended to have a voicemail box that is set up

  • Check email/spam folder as the adoption staff will often contact via email 

  • If you are not contacted within 72 hours, you can contact the adoption staff at  928-782-1621 to check on the status of your adopter information sheet



Main Shelter:

Mon-Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

4050 S Ave. 4 1/2 E
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 782-1621

Petsmart Adoption Center:

Mon-Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Located inside of Petsmart at the Yuma Palms Mall
1460 Yuma Palms Pkwy
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 329-7291



Home-To-Home Direct Adoption Opportunities

Home-to-home gives people who can no longer keep their pets the opportunity to find new, loving homes without having to drop pets off at the shelter. Pets go from one home to another.
Animals in need of new homes are searchable on this website: