The shelter is experiencing an increase in distemper cases. Distemper is a highly contagious virus that affects unvaccinated dogs. Intake continues to be restricted to allow us to create space to isolate sick dogs and protect incoming vulnerable dogs. Learn more about canine distemper
Current Intake Capacities
The meters below reflect current shelter capacity. Owner surrenders must still make appointments and intake of a particular animal is not guaranteed.
Color Coding Legend: Green = Intake Open | Yellow = Intake Limited | Red = Emergencies Only
Pet Resource Center Hours
Microchips & Resources: Daily 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Animal Intake: Daily 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. See current intake status above
Getting a Pet Reunited
It happens to the best of us: Sometimes our pets make plans without us. If you’ve lost a pet or found a pet, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know in our Pet Reunification Guide (Spanish version).
If you've FOUND a pet:
If you've LOST a pet:
Additional places to post lost & found pets:
To reclaim a pet at the shelter:
- Call 512-978-0556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org