How to Adopt from KAAP
Learn about adopting a pet through the KAAP website. Adopting a new pet is a big responsibility. We want to help you make the best decisions for you and your new pet.
You Can Make a Difference
KAAP is always in need of money for veterinary fees, as well as caring for our foster pets. We are 100% volunteer run, so donations go directly to animal care.
Find Your New Best Friend
Looking for your perfect pet? We have cats, dogs, kittens and puppies, and others, currently waiting for forever homes. All animals are currently in foster homes.
Who We Are
Kootenay Animal Assistance Program Society (KAAP) was founded to meet the needs of homeless and disadvantaged pets who might otherwise fall between the cracks in existing services.
KAAP is a registered charity serving the West Kootenay in BC. We are 100% volunteer, and are no-kill. Help us save lives! Volunteer, Donate, Adopt, Refer, and Support KAAP.
All KAAP animals available for adoption can be visited in their foster homes. Please call the contact number at the bottom of each pet listing to make arrangements.
How to Adopt a Pet
Browse the listings of adoptable animals. These include KAAP animals, Private Adoptions and pets from other Rescue Organizations. If you want to adopt a pet from KAAP you will have to pay an adoption fee and fill out an adoption application. If you want to adopt one of the other animals listed here you will have to follow the instructions in the individual postings.
How To Post A Pet
KAAP.ca is a free public web site for pet adoptions and lost-and-found pets. We currently serve the area in and around Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. If you wish to post an ad, please submit the form on the post a pet page. Be sure to include a complete description of the animal – name, age, breed, personality, does it get along with other dogs/cats/children, special needs, reason for advertising, where the animal is currently, and your phone and email information. (Please note: we do not allow post ads for animals for sale.). Once you submit the form a moderator will review the posting and publish it live to the site.