Calls in Tartu

Phone: +372 5333 9272

Mon-Sat 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Outside these hours, emergency calls can be made through the rescue agency number 112, but this is only for cases that present a danger to humans or animals.

Calls outside Tartu city

We respond to calls from those local government territories that previously have contracts in place with our shelter for public services. Service requests need to always be confirmed by a local government representative. 

Contractual Partners

The Emergency Agency and their phone number is 112.

Also, the Tartu Animal Shelter does not deal with farm animals (horses, cows, sheep, goats, pigs, etc.) due to the lack of room and suitable tools in our shelter. 

Reception of animals

Phone: +372 5333 9272

Mon-Fri 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

On Saturdays and Sundays animals are not accepted.

Terms of reception

Visiting times

Phone: +372 5333 9272

Tue-Fri 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Sat 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

About visiting


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Roosi 91K in northern Tartu, Raadi district.

NB! Shelter is quite away from the Roosi Street.

Public transport

Bus No 27 stop ERM, then on foot along a Museum Road about 700 meters - follow the signs.

By car

Follow the signs on Muuseum Road or Roosi Street.

To enter call phone +372 5333 9272.

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