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Austin Animal Center

Austin, Texas is the largest No Kill community in the nation, and home to the Austin Animal Center. We provide shelter to more than 16,000 animals each year and animal protection and pet resource services to all of Austin and Travis County.

The Austin Animal Center is an open-intake facility where lost and surrendered animals from all of Travis County in need of shelter are accepted regardless of age, health, species or breed. The goal of the Austin Animal Center is to place all adoptable animals in forever homes.

Main location: 

7201 Levander Loop Bldg. A
Austin, TX 78702
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Regular Hours (Non-Holiday Hours):
Adoption/Reclaim Hours: Everyday 11am-7pm
Animal Receiving: Mon.-Fri. 11am-7pm
Animal Receiving: Sat.-Sun. 11am-5pm

HOLIDAY HOURS:
December 19- 2pm - 7pm
Christmas Eve: 11am - 5pm
Christmas Day: Closed
New Year's Eve: 11am - 5pm
New Year's Day: Closed

 

The APD Rescue Me 2019 calendar is now available! Get yours at APDRescueMe.org and help support the animals here at our shelter!

Contact Info

Phone: 3-1-1

Physical Address:

7201 Levander Loop Bldg. A
Austin, TX 78702

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Key Contact : If calling after hours or outside city limits:

Phone Number : 512-974-2000

Open Hours:

  • Adoption/Reclaim Hours: Everyday 11am-7pm
  • Animal Receiving: Mon.-Fri. 11am-7pm
  • Animal Receiving: Sat.-Sun. 11am-5pm