It is our sincerest hope that you are caring for yourselves—physically, mentally, and emotionally. May your pets be a source of comfort during these turbulent times. Our team is showing up, standing up to each day’s challenges, and ensuring the ...

Adjusted Services and Availability Due to COVID-19
In light of new developments regarding COVID-19, Animal Services (AS) has made the decision to close to the public until March 31 to support community efforts to reduce the spread of infection. This announcement comes as the shelter monitors new ...

Pets and COVID-19
COVID-19 and Humans This is a rapidly evolving situation and we encourage you to regularly consult the websites of the CDC and the Thurston County Public Health Department for information about local impacts of COVID-19 on humans and guidance for ...

Closed for Presidents Day
We will be closed Saturday, February 15th in observance of Presidents Day.  We will reopen on Tuesday February 18th at 9:30 am.

Partial Closing for City Event Jan 24th
Animal Services will be closed from 11 am - 1:45 pm on Friday, January 24th for a City Event.  Adoptions will stop at 10:30 am and resume when we reopen.

We will be closed Saturday, January 18th.
We will be closed January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  We will reopen on January 21st at 9:30 am.

Adoption Rooms Closed January 16th
Our Adoption Rooms will be closed Thursday January 16th, but we will be open for all other services.

Staff Training Closure January 8th
Due to a staff training event, Animal Services will be closing Wednesday, January 8th from 2:30 pm until closing. Adoptions will stop at 2:00 pm and resume at 9:30 am on January 9th. While we are closed, our receiving kennels will be available for ...

Holiday Closures
Animal Services will be closing at 1:30 pm on December 24th and closed all day December 25th.  We will reopen at 9:30 am on December 26th.

Thanksgiving closure Nov. 28th and 29th
Animal Services will be closed November 28th and 29th in observance of Thanksgiving.  We will reopen on Saturday November 30th at 9:30 am. If your pet is here, you can leave a message (360-352-2510) and we can call you back when we reopen. Be ...