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County Animal Services Facility is Closed due to Facility Maintenance Issue



For immediate release:
June 20, 2024

For more information, contact:
Judith Hall, Public Information Specialist
Department of the Environment
jhall@co.pg.md.us; (202) 369-7319 (cell)


County Animal Services Facility is Closed due to Facility Maintenance Issue
Customers can access pet adoption applications and other services during the closure

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Animal Services Facility and Adoption Center (ASFAC) office will close to the public today at 3 p.m. due to a facility maintenance issue. Please know that animals housed at the shelter are not affected and are not in harm’s way. 

The facility is anticipated to reopen tomorrow, Friday, June 21, and will operate during regular business hours from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

As a reminder, pet adoption applications can be completed online or in person by appointment only. View current cats, dogs, and small animals available for adoption by visiting www.24petconnect.com and entering the facility zip code - 20772. Please note the Animal I.D. #’s of animals you are interested in. For applications and more information, visit the ASFAC website at www.princegeorgespets4us.com 

For an animal-related emergency, stray animal, animal bite, lost or found pet, carcass removal, deceased pet disposal, owner surrender appointments, and euthanasia appointments, please call the ASFAC main line at 301-780-7200 and press "1" for customer service. Photos of animals housed in the facility can be viewed online at www.24petconnect.com.

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