Thinking of adding a furry little friend to the family? Adopt, don't shop, your new best friend at these animal shelters in Jakarta.
Looking to buy a cat or dog in Jakarta? Before you think about buying a new pet, look at these animal shelters and rescue organisations who are here to give our furry friends a second chance. Whether you’re a first-time pet owner or die-hard animal lover looking to add another furry baby into the family, we’re fiercely advocating #adoptdontshop. Not only is it rewarding to make a difference in these lovable creatures lives, you get a snuggle buddy for life! Here are some awesome places where you can adopt a pet in Jakarta.
Jakarta Animal Aid Network (JAAN)
JAAN is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation with a number one goal of eradicating all sorts of animal cruelty in Indonesia. Their animal shelter is famous for rescuing animals of all shapes and breeds, whether it’s saving an exotic primate from being sold as a house pet or trying find an abandoned pup a home, theirs is a cause we can fiercely get behind. Check out their Adoption page to see which cuddly cats and dogs could use a little need rescuing.
Garda Satwa Indonesia
Garda Satwa Indonesia is brimming with beyond adorable shelter pets looking for a safe home and loving family to call their own. While adopting pets are free, there is a rigorous vetting process before you can take any of their cats and dogs home. And if you’re not ready to adopt a pet just yet, there are loads of other ways you can volunteer and donate to the organisation. To see which pets are up for adoption, head to Garda Satwa Indonesia’s site or follow them on social media.
Let’s Adopt! Indonesia
We’re sure that any pet owner can vouch that our furry little bundles of joy is quite simply one of the greatest things we can ever experience. Just imagine the unconditional love you’ll receive if you’re rescuing their lives from a shelter. Let’s Adopt! Indonesia are proud advocates of adopting over buying, always trying to give abandoned animals their new forever home.
Animal Rescue and Adoption Center (ARAC)
Animal Rescue and Adoption Center (ARAC) is a community for rescue dogs and cats that are up for adoption. The site is constantly updated with information about the rescue pets in need, complete with their mannerisms so you can tell if the pet is right for you. The only thing is that you’ll want to take all of their friendly faces home!
Animal Defenders Indonesia
The name really says it all! Animal Defenders is a non-profit animal rescue organisation that fights for better animal welfare in Indonesia. Their adoption program is called the Rehome project, where smiling puppies and kitties are just waiting for families to give them a happy home. Animal lovers who are not ready to give these pets a permanent place to stay, can also participate in the foster program, where you foster these pets until someone else is able to fetch them a new home.