Enhancing Compassion Through Education

Established in 2002 by a group of dedicated volunteers, the Maclean Animal Adoption Center is committed to fostering a caring community for animals by providing shelter, advancing animal welfare, and promoting the bond between animals and humans through innovative programs, education and service.


Volunteering at the Center

If you are interested in volunteering at the Center, there are a number of ways to help:

  • Dog & Cat Kennel Cleaner
  • Dog Walker
  • Running Buddy For Dogs
  • Dog & Cat Comfort & Enrichment
  • Clerical Assistant
  • Groundskeeping
  • Maintenance/Technical Help
  • Humane Education Instructor
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Photography

If you are interested in volunteering please fill out an application by:

  • Submitting our online volunteer form
  • Calling us at 406.727.7387
  • Stopping by 900 25th Ave NE

“Change Their World” Membership Program

Click the image below to learn more about how to join our “Change Their World” program. By donating your change, you can help change the lives of animals. Sixty-seven percent of our donations are under $100 proving that every donation helps us to improve the lives of dogs and cats in need.


Your New Pet

Events Calendar

  • Volunteer Trainings

    October 22 - October 29

    Our next volunteer trainings will be: Saturday, October 22nd: General Volunteer Orientation 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 29th: Dog Training 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 29th: Cat Training 1:00 p.m. Please call Barb at (406) 727-7387 or e-mail, admin@macleananimaladoptioncenter.org to get signed up....

  • Happy Tails Pet Photoshoots

    November 5 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Happy Tails Lodge is hosting a Pet Portrait shoot with professional photographer Amber Carl. Amber will provide her services to take photos of your pets or photos of you and your pets – it’s the perfect timing to get that photo for your holiday greeting......

  • “Change” Challenge Cats VS Griz

    October 4 @ 8:00 am - November 19 @ 5:00 pm

    “Change Their World” Challenge Montana State Bobcats VS. Montana Grizzlies Help us “Change Their World” by donating 50 cents a day to help the animals at the Maclean Animal Adoption Center. This month’s “Change Challenge” Is Cats vs. Griz.  Bring in your growler to deposit......

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