Minnesota No-Kill Rescue Resources

The Bitty Kitty Brigade is only able to accept orphaned kittens who are not eating on their own. Below is a list of other no-kill cat rescues in the Minneapolis, St. Paul and surrounding Minnesota areas. If you need to surrender a kittens with mom, older kittens or adult cats to rescue, please contact as many rescues in your area as you can and ask to be placed on a waiting list if necessary.  

  If you’re on Facebook, the groups MN Cats in Danger and MN & WI Cats in Need of Rescue are a good place to network cats in need.  

Rescue Name Phone Number Location
Angel of Hope 763-445-0717 Dayton
Animal Angels Rescue 612-229-2125 Bloomington
Animal Ark 651-772-8983 Hastings
B.A.R.K.   Chaska
BENCHS (Blue Earth Nicollet County   Mankato
Benevolent Beginnings   Pierz
Camp Companion 507-961-7801 Rochester
Caring for Cats 651-407-8485 North St. Paul
Cause For Paws   Roseville
Corner of Kindness   St. Bonifacius
Feline Rescue 651-642-5900 St Paul
Fur-Ever Home 651-707-4701 Zimmerman
Furball Farm   Faribault
Gentle Touch Animal Sanctuary   Minneapolis
Gregory’s Gift of Hope   New Richmond, Wi
Happy Tails Rescue 612-588-0188 Maple Grove
Heart of Minnesota 320-234-9699 Hutchinson
Hinder’s Heart   Cambridge
Home for Life   Star Prairie, WI
Kitten Care Group MN   Belle Plaine
Kitten’s Cradle 612-225-9820  
Kitty Revolution 612-268-1156 Minneapolis
Last Hope   Farmington
Midwest Animal Rescue (MARS) 763-503-4990 Minneapolis
No Kitten Left Behind 651-260-6001 St. Paul
Pause 4 Paws   Plymouth
Paws and Claws Humane Society (PCHS)   Rochester
Pet Haven 952-831-3825 Minneapolis
Pet Project Rescue 612-217-4738 Minneapolis 
Protecting Paws   Prior Lake
Rescued Pets are Wonderful (RPAW) 763-757-8204 Blaine
Ruff Start Rescue 763-355-3981 Princeton
Saved by a Whisker   Eagan
Saving Tails Animal Rescue   South St. Paul
SCRAM   Roseville
Second Chance Animal Rescue   White Bear Lake
Secondhand Hounds/Consignment Cats   Eden Prairie
Southern Minnesota Animal Rescue Team (SMART)    
Southwest Metro Animal Rescue 952-368-7297 Chaska
St. Francis of Assisi 612-387-4869 Forest Lake
Stray Feral Rescue   Lakeville
Suzie’s Cat Refuge   Minneapolis
The Rescue Crew   Plymouth
Tracy Area Animal Rescue (TAAR)   Tracy
Twin Cities Pet Rescue   Minneapolis
Underdog Rescue   St. Louis Park
Wags & Whiskers   Minneapolis
Wee 3 Beasties   New Prague
Whisker Rescue   Spring Lake Park