Microchip Clinics
Animal Services is holding 3 low-cost microchip clinics at the Shelter!  If you have pets and live in Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater, or unincorporated Thurston County, these clinics are for you! Sunday, April 23 from 2-4pm Thursday, June 29 from 6-7:30pm ...

cat in goggles
Happy Halloween!
Cal is ready for trick-or-treaters, are you? Check out these great tips for keeping the little ghouls and your pets safe.

Summer, Plants and Pets
Like us, many of our pets spend more time outside when the weather is nice.  It’s important to know that many common outdoor flowers, plants, and shrubs may be harmful to our pets if they ingest any of the leaves or other parts of the plants.  At the top ...

Rescue dogs from out of state
Washington as rescue dog magnet state By Joe Baker, DVM Washington State Veterinarian Looking to spend time with a loving rescue dog, perhaps as a long-promised gift to yourself or family this holiday season? If a rescue dog is on your gift list, be ...

It’s Howl-a-ween!
Protect your pets...and your trick-or-treaters!

A dog having a microchip implant
Microchipping your Pet
Animal Services has been microchipping pets for adoption since 1992. Chips are a great way to provide backup identification to pet licenses and we highly recommend the practice. Many veterinarians provide microchipping for pets, so check with your vet. ...