ANIMAL AID – ASSOCIACAO PROTETORA DOS ANIMAIS NIPC 510205372.  For information about how to donate or support please click here.  Donations can also be made by credit card via paypal by clicking on this button:

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A lovely story about adoption.  To read the story please click here.

Assistance with sterilisation of animals on the street or from low income families.    More information about our work with sterilisation and prior campaigns can be found under sterilisation

Next Sterilisation Date October 17th.  Email us now to if you seek help with sterilisation of a cat or dog.

Read Our Summer Sterilisation Update


Special Series:  SOSAA Visits Local Shelters and Canils
Including our Update From the Canil Ferreira Do Alentejo



Featured Animals:
Salsa- Available Puppy - Specially FeaturedSalsa- Available Puppy - Specially Featured
Added: Sep 22, 2015
Location: TBA
Description: Salsa is a very sweet just over 3 month old puppy,  looking for a caring and loving home. She was thrown over somebody’s fence and ended up in the garden, thankfully uninjured. Salsa is going to be...
Missy - Available Medium Dog  - Specially FeaturedMissy - Available Medium Dog - Specially Featured
Added: Sep 13, 2015
Location: TBA
Description: Missy, is a lovely young female, looking for a loving home to call her own. Like many other unfortunates Missy was found abandoned. An elderly lady kindly took her in for a few weeks, but it was obvio...

 Welcome to SOS Algarve Animals.  We rely entirely on donations and support, so please make a donation and help us keep helping.

We continue with sterilisation campaigns to offer affordable sterilisations to street animals and animals at risk of getting pregnant.    If you are looking for this help please email us to  Owners of animals will have to show that they  are without means to otherwise afford the operation.  Thank you!

We also operate a small rehoming centre and have dogs, puppies, cats and kittens all in need of new loving forever families.  Please visit available animals.

To read more about our activities please visit Special Features and Stories, or sterilisation.  To find other rescue centres, groups and animal forums please visit useful links.

We hope for your continued support as we continue our work to improve the quality of life of animals in the Algarve.

For more information please visit our Mission Statement 2014 or Sterilization


Don’t Miss!!!

 Found a Stray and What to Do, Special Features and Stories, our facebook page

To view our available animals seeking their forever homes please visit Available Animals.


How To Help

We need your help, it is only with the help of donation, like yours, that we are able to continue this work and to help the next animal who simply needs a chance, a little time, and a little helping hand.   There are many ways to help, almost every way.  Goods donations, money donations, drivers, holding fundraisers even being a flight parent.  If you would like to be involved or learn more about how to help please contact us.

Sponsors and Supporters

Please visit our supporters to show them your support…..

We are delighted to announce a new sponsorship by Alyson Sheldrake. For the whole of 2015 Alyson will be donating 10% of all profits from Pet portrait paintings to SOS Algarve Animals. Please email for more information or visit the website A3Art Pet Portraits