World Rabies Day
Feral Cat Spay & Neuter Day
Currently the Mendocino County Animal Shelter is filled to capacity with cats & kittens. We're requesting that citizens please contact the Animal Shelter at 463-4427 to schedule bringing in any owned or feral cat or kitten.
We greatly appreciate the assistance of the public in helping us work through this situation.
Mendocino County Animal Shelter
The Mendocino County Animal Shelter will be closed to the public on Tuesday - October 17, 2017, due to maintenance repairs being performed at the facility.
The Mendocino County Animal Shelter will be closed to the public on Tuesday - November 14, 2017, due to maintenance repairs being performed at the facility.
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- Pet License Application
- Assistance Dog License Application
- Emergency Response Sign-up Form
- Volunteer Application
- NCO Volunteer Enrollment Form
Animal Care Services Information
- Care-A-Van and Spay/Neuter Services
- Animal Care Services Fees
- We need Volunteer! Join our team.
- Disaster Preparedness: Saving the Whole Family | En Español
- County Ordinances on Animal Care and Control
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.
Contact Info, Locations and Hours
Ukiah Shelter and Administration Offices
298 Plant Road
Ukiah, CA 95482
Sunday & Monday - Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
**All financial transactions have to be completed 30 minutes prior to closing.**
**All dog kennel, cat adoption and the cat colony room areas will close 20 minutes prior to closing.**
Shelter Manager: Richard Molinari
Adoption Coordinator: Amy Campbell
- Mendocino County Animal Care Services Standards of Behavior
- Volunteer and Community Involvement
- Mendocino County Volunteer Policy
- Humane Society for Inland Mendocino County
- Mendocino Coast Humane Society
- Redwood Coast Humane Society
- Anderson Valley Animal Rescue
- BONES Pet Rescue (Covelo)
- MILO Foundation
- SAFER Equine Rescue
Animal Control in unincorporated areas of Mendocino County is handled by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office.
Field Service calls outside of Ukiah or Fort Bragg city limits including loose dogs, barking dogs, humane complaints or animal bites should be called into the Sheriff's Dispatch at 707-463-4086.
For Field Service calls in Ukiah please call the Ukiah Police Department at 707-463-6262.
For Field Service calls in Fort Bragg please call the Fort Bragg Police Department at 707-964-0200.