We try to photograph every animal, but occasionally we cannot get a photo, such as if an animal is injured or aggressive.
We also maintain a list of all the animals that were picked up deceased.
If you are missing your pet, the only way to guarantee that your pet is not here is to visit the shelter in person as soon as possible!
Animals impounded will be redeemed to a person over 18 who can provide proof of identification and animal ownership. Redemption fees will apply; we accept cash, credit cards, and checks. Please note that we cannot quote fees over the phone. Please bring current, valid photo identification and one or more of the following to prove ownership:
The animal shelter provides a safe place for pets who have been lost or abandoned. Have you found a lost pet?
Please bring the pet to our shelter (511 W 3900 S) if you found the pet in: Bluffdale, Brighton, Emigration Canyon, Copperton, Holladay, Kearns, Magna, Midvale, Millcreek, Murray, Salt Lake City, White City, or any other Salt Lake County Metro Township.
We're open 10 AM - 6 PM, Tuesday - Saturday (closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays.)
Or, you can call Dispatch at 801-840-4000, and an Animal Control Officer can assist you. They can retrieve the pet or give useful information.
When a pet arrives at our shelter, here is what happens: