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Animal Services

Moreno Valley Animal Services offers a wide range of services, including dog licensing, low-cost spay/neuter programs and vaccination services. Dogs and cats are available for adoption at the animal shelter for a nominal fee.

Animal Shelter

Special Notice About Animal Shelter Events and Services

During the City shut-down, all special Animal Shelter adoption events have been cancelled. Also during this time, all Moreno Valley Animal Services are available by appointment only. To make an appointment, call 951.413.3790.

Services

Dog Licensing

All dogs four months and older in the City are required to be licensed.

Get a Dog License

Animal Clinic

The City has a full-service animal clinic with low-cost vaccines and spay/neuter services.

Visit the Animal Clinic

Adoptions

Adopt your next pet from our animal shelter. Be sure to see the Pet of the Week.

Get Adoption Info

Lost Pets

The City provides access to Pet Harbor for you to search for a lost pet.

Search for Lost Pet

Protect Our Burros

Although they are rugged, strong and can withstand any of Southern California’s weather conditions, the burros face danger every day due to humans. So it’s up to us to protect them.  Learn how you can help — and what to do if you see an injured burro.
Protect Our Burros

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Resources

Helpful Links

For Pet Owners

Shelter Services

  • Microchip ($16 total fee)
  • Cat Trap Rental (limited availability)— $52 deposit; $12/week

Help Us!

The Moreno Valley Animal Shelter has many opportunities for shelter volunteers and those who would like to help animals in other ways. Check it out...