A 511 W. 3900 S., Salt Lake City, UT 84123 shelter helping to find loving homes for dogs, cats, rabbits, small animals, birds, horses, reptiles, amphibians, and/or fish, farm-type animals.
1 - 20 of 52 Adoptable Pets at This Shelter
Bluffdale, Holladay, Midvale, Millcreek, Murray, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County Metro Townships
Walk through our kennels and find a pet that that speaks to you!
Head back to the front counter and let the staff know that you are interested in adopting a pet.
After a brief set of questions we will review your application and have you sign your adoption contract and pay your adoption fee!
Who Are We?
Salt Lake County Animal Services is the premier animal service agency in Utah:
•We are the largest no-kill shelter in the State of Utah
•We have a full-service, full-time veterinary clinic to care for our animals
•We have a 24/7, 365 days-per-year field operation
•We host participate in 200 community outreach events annually
•We are recognized nationally for our cutting-edge programming
•Dedicated volunteers log tens of thousands of hours annually
•Microchips & vaccinations are free to our jurisdictions via our voucher program
•We have been named “Best of State” six out of the last eight years
We serve the citizens and pets within the Salt Lake County Metro Townships, Bluffdale City, Herriman City, Holladay City, Midvale City, Millcreek, and Salt Lake City.
We have had a commitment to operating a “no-kill” facility since 2011. Our live release rate surpassed 94% in 2017. 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)
Salt Lake County Animal Services is dedicated to providing consistent, reliable, and professional solutions for animal related issues. Our comprehensive animal care and control services include:
•24/7 Field operations and enforcement
•Animal care and sheltering
•Onsite veterinarian and clinic
•Pet adoptions and placement of animals with rescue groups
•Volunteer and foster programs
•Community issue focus programs
•Community education, media, and outreach events
511 West 3900 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Hours: 10:00 am-6:00 pm Mon-Sat.
Closed Sundays and Holidays
24/hr Officer Dispatch: 801-743-7045