Thank you for contacting Dharamsala Animal Rescue.

If you are calling about a sick or injured animal, please contact our

Helpline: 98828 58631

Our hours are 9.30am – 5pm Monday to Saturday.

If the phone is unreachable, please Whatsapp us!

If it is a Sunday, and an emergency, please bring the animal to DAR. We do have an assistant on duty that day for emergencies only.

If you are calling about a sick or injured animal not in Dharamsala, please go to the FIAPO directory to find an NGO in your location.

If you wish to report an incident of animal cruelty, please contact FIAPO on 011 410 72945 or to fill out an emergency ticket, click here: 

If you would like to donate, please click HERE

If you are interested in volunteering, please look at our program and fill out an application HERE.

If you are interested in adoption in India, please visit our website to learn more and fill out an application or call to schedule a visit: 9882858631. We DO NOT accept Indian applications from outside of Himachal Pradesh. You must be able to come visit and meet the dogs available for adoption. We do not send dogs to people without meeting them first. 

Please note, we are not a dog breeding centre, we do not support or advocate the breeding industry. All of the dogs up for adoption have come from living on the streets of Dharamsala. 

You can watch this video to learn more.

If you are interested in International Adoption (Canada only), please fill out an application here.

If you are interested in applying to work at DAR, please go to this link to see jobs available.

For all partnerships and media inquiries, please email deb@darescue.org

If you would like to arrange one of our Humane Education programs with your school, please then call our helpline on 9882858631 and ask for Shivu or email her at shivu@darescue.org

If you are interested in visiting our centre to meet our animals, our team and see what we do, please call our helpline on 9882858631 and ask for Richard  or email him at Richard@darescue.org

If you want to know more about what we do, you can read about our projects HERE

If you are interested in sponsoring one of our resident dogs, please click HERE.

If you are interested in writing for our blog – The DARling, please click HERE.

If you have any other queries not related to any of the above, please reply to this (info@darescue.org) and we will do our best to help you.