Animal Services

NOTICETHE SHELTER WILL BE CLOSING AT 5PM TODAY (1/16) DUE TO WEATHER. THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING. 

 

Animal Services Building

We're an open-door municipal Animal Shelter with a 92% save rate offering animal adoptions, low-cost vaccines and spay and neuter, and provide animal control services to the cities of Palo Alto, Los Altos, and Los Altos Hills.

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Hours:

***ATTENTION: THE OFFICE HOURS COULD CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE DUE TO STAFFING ISSUES. PLEASE CALL PRIOR TO YOUR VISIT.***

Main Office/Licensing...............11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Monday -Friday (closed alternate Fridays)

Adoption Hours.........................11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday (closed alternate Fridays)

Vaccine Clinic...........................12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Wednesdays ONLY (call ahead to verify)

*We continue to be closed alternate 9/80 Fridays, Weekends (due to lack of staff) and Holidays. Click here for the City's official calendar. 

Contacts:

Main Phone..................................... 650-496-5971 (answered during business hours only

Fax...................................................650-856-8591

Palo Alto Police Dispatch................ 650-329-2413 (24 hours a day)

Dog Licensing email........................ doglicensing@cityofpaloalto.org

General email.................................. animal.services@cityofpaloalto.org

*Do not email requests for Animal Control services as email is not consistently monitored. Instead, call the 24-hr dispatch number.

 

 

 

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