Contact Us

We welcome your questions!
As you can imagine, we receive hundreds of calls each week.
We do our best to respond to every voicemail within 24 hours.
We have limited resources, however, so we appreciate your patience regarding non-emergency inquiries.
Pet Emergency
(605) 335-4004 | 3508 S. Minnesota Ave. #102 Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(855) 764-7661 |

If you are an SFAHS foster experiencing a pet emergency, please call the emergency number listed in your foster handbook.

*Any business listed on this page may or may not have updated their policies so we cannot guarantee any waived fees or discounts.  The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed by these businesses listed below belong solely to that business, and not necessarily to the SFAHS.*
Application & Adoption Questions
Have a question about your adoption application or it's status? 
Please contact our front office at 605-338-4441 or email us
Surrender Your Pet Appointment
For the best experience and capturing of information, we prefer if you can call us to make a surrender appointment.
Please call (605) 338-4441

More information on our Re-Home Your Pet page

You may also email us if you have any questions.

Missing Pets & Stray AnimalsMedia & News Inquiries
All media and news inquiries must be directed to the Marketing Department
 605-338-4441 or Email

Humane Officers
If you suspect an animal is being abused or neglected, Contact your local law enforcement agency / sheriff's department
  • For livestock reports, Animal Industry Board at 605-773-3321.
  • Minnehaha County and McCook County 605-367-7000 
  • Lincoln County and  Turner County 605-764-5651

Report Animal Cruelty Here

Gift Processing and Accounts Receivable
Please contact our Business Office:
605-338-4441 ext. 2000 or Email
Foster Questions
Please contact our Foster Coordinator 
at (605) 338-4441 ext. 2018 or Email
Public or Business Donation Events
Please see our wishlist here
Contact our Development Coordinator at 605-338-4441 Ext 2012  Email 
School Visits & SFAHS Tours
Are you a school or daycare holding a donation drive or would you like to coordinate a visit? 

For tours at the shelter, please request a tour by filling out this form
For on-site school educational presentations and visit requests, please contact our Marketing Department. 
at (605) 338-4441 ext. 2013 or Email
SFAHS Event Questions
For events being held by the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society, please contact us at
(605) 338-4441 or Email
Volunteer Questions
Please contact our  Marketing Office 
(605) 338-4441 ext. 2013 or Email
Service Group
Please request a service group at
Website Questions
For general website questions or issues please contact us here.

For questions about adoption applications, please contact us here.
Working for SFAHS

Applications are accepted through the Careers page link.
General Questions
Please contact our Front Office:
(605) 338-4441 or Email

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