About Us

Buncombe County, NC

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The ASPCA’s partner agencies in Asheville, North Carolina, and the surrounding area of Buncombe County, are hard at work to increase adoptions, reduce intake and dramatically expand spay/neuter resources in their region. Ideal partners to promote compassion and respect for all animals, the Asheville Humane Society and the Humane Alliance are well on their way to creating a humane community.

Buncombe County’s partner agencies include:

Asheville Humane Society
Founded in 1984, the Asheville Humane Society is dedicated to promoting the compassionate treatment of animals in Buncombe County through education, sheltering and adoption.

Adoption hours: Tuesday –Saturday, 10:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.
14 Forever Friend Lane
Asheville NC 28806
[email protected]

Humane Alliance
The Humane Alliance provides high-volume, high-quality, low-cost spay/neuter procedures for the entire Western North Carolina region, where it has sterilized more than 275,000 dogs and cats since 1994.

Hours for services vary.
25 Heritage Drive
Asheville, NC 28806
[email protected]

To learn more about how your city can apply to become an ASPCA partner community, please visit ASPCApro.org.