Wildfire Smoke and Animals
  Our animals can also be affected by the wildfire smoke. "As irritating as smoke can be to people, it can cause health problems for animals as well. Smoke from wildfires and other large blazes affects pets, horses, livestock and ...

Microchip Clinic Wednesday, September 12!
Animal Services is holding a low-cost microchip clinic at the Shelter!  If you have dogs or cats and live in Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater, or unincorporated Thurston County, this clinic is for you! Wednesday, September 12 from 6 - 7:30 pm $10† for ...

Closed For Independence Day
We will close at 5:30 pm on July 3rd and reopen at 9:30 am on July 5th.  While we are closed, there will be an officer who can help you reclaim a lost pet if not responding to other calls up to 5:30 pm. Animals that come into the shelter after 5:30 pm ...

Late Opening on Thursday, June 28
Due to a training, Animal Services will open late on Thursday, June 28. We will be opening at 11am. (We are available by phone from 8-9:15am.) Stray animals can be placed in the receiving kennels (on the right side of the building) while we’re closed. ...

We will be closed May 25th from 9:30am to 3:00pm due to technical difficulties.
We will still be answering phones and our animal receiving lobby will be open.

New Online Licensing Coming Soon!!!

Closing April 25th for Training
We will be closed on April 25th for training.  We will reopen on April 26th at 9:30am. Officers will be available to respond to emergencies and our receiving area will be open.

Closing for Training
Due to a staff training, Animal Services will be closed Wednesday, March 7, from 11:30-2:45 pm. Adoptions will stop at 11:00 am and resume when we reopen at 2:45 pm. While we are closed, our receiving kennels will be available for stray animals. ...

Event Closing
Due to an event, Animal Services will be closed Friday, January 26, from 11:15 am-1:45 pm. Adoptions will stop at 10:45 am and resume when we reopen at 1:45 pm. While we are closed, our receiving kennels will be available for stray animals. If you ...

We Are Back Open!
We will be open Saturday 1/20/18 for adopting out and receiving dogs.  We have worked with experts at a veterinary university for guidance and testing.  After test results came back today we believe that the ill dog was an isolated case.