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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

Services

Shelter Open By Appointment Only

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter is open with limited access to the public by appointment only until further notice. The shelter will still return pets to their owners and offer adoptions.

ADOPTIONS: All of our animals available for adoption are listed on www.petharbor.com.  All animals will have a date | time when they become available for adoption.   If you are interested in adopting one of our animals, please submit a completed application (found on the Adoption page) along with a copy of your ID to animalshelter@moval.org   

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.

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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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...