Animal Services Facility

DUE TO COVID-19, THE ANIMAL SERVICES FACILITY AND ADOPTION CENTER IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE​


Welcome to the Prince George's County Animal Services Facility and Adoption Center Web Site 

We appreciate your interest in our organization and the animals in our care. We invite you to visit the animals at our state-of-the-art Animal Services Facility. Lost animals and animals available for adoption can also be viewed through our website. If you would like additional information about any of the animals available at our facility, please contact us at 301-780-7201.

Our website also offers important animal-related information, as well as current news and events. We hope you return often to stay current on all of the exciting programs coming in the near future.

The Prince George's County Government is an equal employment opportunity employer. To view Animal Services Division employment opportunities visit the county's employment page.


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Animal Shelter Service/Program Updates in Response to COVID-19


Updated May 7, 2020

To continue essential services while keeping the health of staff and the community in mind, Prince George’s County Animal Shelter has changed some of its programs and services.

Effective immediately, the Animal Services Facility and Adoption Center is closed and the following information will be in place until further notice.

ESSENTIAL SERVICES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY:

  • Return-to-owner: If your pet is at the Shelter, please call 301-780-7241 to make an appointment to reclaim your pet.

  • Pet surrenders: At this time we are only able to accept owner surrenders in emergency situations, under this circumstance, please call 301-780-7242 to schedule an appointment.

    PAUSED PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:

  • Volunteer Program – For the safety of our volunteers and our staff, we have paused the in-house volunteer program and only staff will be allowed into our building.

  • Donations – no donations will be accepted at the Shelter. Please do not leave items outside the Shelter doors. However, our operations continue and if you would like to support us please visit our donations webpage for remote options or click the below links:

  • https://bit.ly/2yBwOuB or https://amzn.to/3bfqZQN

  • Shelter Tours

  • Workshops, group meetings, events

  • Elective veterinary procedures – this includes spay/neuter

  • Pet licenses – no pet licenses will be sold at the Shelter. License renewals can be mailed or purchased online:https://bit.ly/35HZOg8 

    CANCELED PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:

  • May 7 low-cost vaccine clinic

  • June 4 low-cost vaccine clinic

We will be moving many of our shelter pets into foster homes. Those pets who remain for various reasons will be, of course, cared for and loved by our amazing and hardworking shelter staff. We will post updates and share stories as usual on our social media!

We thank you for your patience as we navigate this situation while balancing the needs of the shelter pets in our care with the health and safety of our staff, volunteers, and community.