Department Head
Mary Remer

Department Address
Upper Ross Park
3100 Ave. of the Chiefs
Pocatello, ID 83205
208-234-6157

Animal Shelter Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday 10 am - 3 pm

Closed Sunday

 
 
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ANIMAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT MISSION

The Animal Services Department coordinates all animal control activities within the boundaries of Pocatello and manages the animal shelter located in Upper Ross Park. The animal shelter is open to the public Monday through Saturday and provides educational tours and volunteer programs for all age groups. Public presentations by employees can be scheduled and written information on animal issues is available by contacting the shelter office.

 
ADOPT-A-CAT MONTH

JUNE IS ADOPT-A-CAT MONTH AT THE POCATELLO ANIMAL SHELTER, 208-234-6156, located at 3100 Avenue of the Chiefs–Upper Level Ross Park. Total package is worth more than $200—all for just $35.00!

 

  • 1–2 Vaccinations for Upper Respiratory/Distemper
  • Leukemia and FIV Test (Adult Cats)
  • AKC Microchip Implant w/ registration
  • Spay or Neuter procedure
  • Rabies Vaccination
  • Cardboard Carrier
  • Collar & Identification

 

SPREAD THE WORD! National Adopt-a-Cat Month is a great time to spread the word to others. This event takes place every year during the month of June, when kitten season is at its highest. We have lots of these furry friends to choose from for ONLY $35.00! Come up and see how adopting can change your life and theirs!

 

When it comes to bringing a new pet into your loving home, there is nothing better than saving the life of an animal who’s waiting for someone to love. Our adoption fee is reduced thanks to Friends Of The Pocatello Animal Shelter.

 

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ALLEY CAT GRILL
SATURDAY, JUNE 13, FROM 11:00 AM TO 3:00 PM

 

You're invited to the Alley Cat Grill located at the Pocatello Animal Shelter, 3100 Avenue of the Chiefs (upper level of Ross Park area)! Come enjoy the day with us on Saturday, June 13, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. We'll be serving hot dogs, chips, cookies, and a drink all for $2.50. All proceeds will help the animals at the Pocatello Animal Shelter. Bring the whole family and come up to meet our adoptable cats! See us at www.Petfinder.com and our Pocatello Animal Shelter Facebook page.

 
TAKE YOUR WALK FOR A DOG

Support your local animal organization simply by walking your dog! Use the app each time you grab for the leash. It’s healthy for you, your dog, and your favorite shelter or rescue.

 

Go to www.wooftrax.com.

 

Click "Get the App" at the top of the page, install the free Android or iPhone app, and start taking your Walk for a Dog every day. You can change the shelter or rescue you are walking for in the setup tab of the app for iPhone users, or in the settings menu for Android users. The more people walking for a shelter or rescue, the more we can donate.

 

 


Dogs like Beans (above) need great homes. If you are considering a pet, consider adopting from the Pocatello Animal Shelter. For a list of pets up for adoption click here.
Do you want to give a helping hand to the animals? But you are under 18 years old or don't have time to volunteer in person at the shelter? Click here for a list of projects that can be done from home, by families, as service projects and by those not old enough to volunteer at the shelter.
The Pocatello Cell Dog Program is a collaborative effort to allow inmates a chance to give back to the community by helping with the training of companion animals. Click here to learn more.
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