Pick up stray domestic animals and loose livestock.
Provide low cost rabies clinics.
Maintain Lost & Found Books to reunite lost pets with their owners.
Maintain a Wanted Book to place animals at the shelter to new homes.
Enforce Local & State Laws pertaining to animals.
Provide public information on the feeding, caring and laws pertaining to animals.
Investigate animal cruelty cases and livestock depredations by domestic animals.
Adopt out animals to new caring homes.
Investigate animal bite reports and quarantine animals that have bitten.
Pick up owned animals at the owner's expense.
Tues.-through Fri. 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Closed for lunch 1:00 & 2:00 P.M.
Saturdays 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 Noon
Closed on Sundays and Holidays
Calaveras County Information...
Calaveras County allows 3 dogs and 4 cats per property without having a Private Kennel License or an Interim Animal Permit. Please contact us for details regarding these.
Calaveras County has a Control Law which states in part that all dogs must be kept under the owner's control at all times. Either by a fence, wall, substantial chain or leash, or other appropriate physical retraint, or under the immediate control of the owner.
For additional information regarding the county laws pertaining to animals please contact us.