Please Note: Animal Control in unincorporated areas of Mendocino County is handled by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office. All field service calls in the County which include loose dogs, barking dogs, humane complaints and animal bites should be called in to the Sheriff's dispatch at 463-4086. Similar calls within the Ukiah city limits should be directed to the Ukiah Police Department at 463-6262, and within the Fort Bragg city limits should be directed to the Fort Bragg Police Department at 964-0200.
♦ Our Mission ♦
To serve the citizens of Mendocino County by providing animal regulation services that promote public safety, health and responsible pet ownership and delivers these services in a timely, courteous, professional and cost effective manner.
- Animal Care Services are offered to all residents through one central shelter, located at 298 Plant Rd in Ukiah. The Ukiah Shelter is open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10-5 and Wednesday 10-7.
- We need volunteers! Animal Care provides an orientation for volunteers on the first Wednesday of every month at 5:45 PM at the Ukiah Shelter. Stop by and join us, or call 463-4427 for more information!
- Renew Your Pet License Online: County Animal Care accepts animal license renewals online.
- View the latest graph illustrating trends in Services provided by Animal Care.
- Is Your Pet Lonely?
- The Emergency Operations Plan for Domestic Pet Care is now available.
- Lost & Found
- Online License Renewal
- Contact Information
Animal Control Information
- Care-A-Van and Spay/Neuter Services
- Animal Control Schedule of Fees
- Disaster Preparedness: Saving the Whole Family | En Español
- Services Trends: 2002-2009
- County Ordinances
Contact Info, Locations and Hours
Ukiah Shelter and Administration Offices
298 Plant Road
Ukiah, CA 95482
Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10a-5p
— Free software is required to read PDFs.