Our offices and shelter are located at the intersection of North Lincoln and Ashley Streets (1/2 mile north of the National Guard Armory, just past the railroad track).
Officers are on duty from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and can be reached at 479-524-6535. Emergency animal service is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 479-524-4118.
Animal Services Responsibilities
Enforcing city animal ordinances
Capturing and impounding stray, nuisance and injured animals
Providing animal registration
Investigating animal bites and overseeing rabies quarantine
Investigating and enforcing dangerous and vicious animal laws
Investigates animal cruelty and neglect complaints
Educating pet owners about their responsibilities
Providing adoption, redemption, and surrender services
Removing deceased animals and relocating nuisance wildlife
The local veterinary clinics are the key contributor to the success of our adoption program. The clinics give our shelter adopters a 20% discount for each adopted animal, which is spayed or neutered.
Fee amounts for adoption, animal impoundments, and licenses are available by contacting the Animal Services facility at 479-524-6535.