Salt Lake County Animal Services is dedicated to providing consistent, reliable, and professional solutions for animal related issues.
We have had a commitment to operating a “no-kill” facility for seven years, and our live release rate surpassed 94 percent in 2015. We are the largest shelter in Utah to achieve this status.
What Do We Do at the Shelter? Offer pet adoptions Provide pet licensing Enforce animal-related city and county ordinances Provide shelter for all types of lost and abandoned pets Investigate complaints of animal cruelty, abuse, and neglect Respond to emergencies involving injured or aggressive animals Offer humane education programs for schools and community groups Provide humane euthanasia at the request of pet owners (fee for service)
Come Meet Our Pets...
Animal Services 511 West 3900 South Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Adoptions include: Adoption fees include spaying or neutering the animal (if needed), a certificate for a veterinarian's health exam, first vaccination, microchip, and a small bag of dog or cat food. Plus you get a great new forever friend. What a deal!
Please see our homepage for changes to pricing - we often have specials and promotions throughout the year.
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NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter!
Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures,
on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.