News & Updates
Category: Animal Services

Pet Appreciation Week

Dogs and cats add so much to the lives of their owners. They serve as therapists, alarm clocks, and personal trainers. In recognition of the unconditional love and joy that pets bring, Huntsville Animal Services is offering special adoption fees during its Pet Appreciation Week. Starting Friday, [more]

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Adoption 500 Race to a New Home

Homeless pets continue to arrive every day at the Animal Shelter, challenging the resources of Huntsville Animal Services.  It’s a daily race to find a new home for every dog and cat. With the Daytona 500 coming up on February 17, Huntsville Animal Services is [more]

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City ordinance enforces humane conditions for dogs living outdoors

The Huntsville City Council approved new pet ordinances in October 2018 to safeguard the care of dogs living outdoors. Pet owners of any canine that normally house their animals outside unattended on their property are now required to provide a humane restraint for these animals, which [more]

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Winter Weather Alert: Huntsville municipal offices will be closed, Tuesday, Jan. 29

City Hall and municipal offices will be closed, Tuesday, January 29, due to the winter weather and hazardous road conditions. This includes Public Transit, Handi-Ride, Municipal Court, and all municipal services and facilities. Garbage collection will experience delays for the remainder of the week. Residents should place their trash cans curbside on their regularly [more]

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Super Bowl Canine Huddle at the Animal Shelter

It’s game day at Huntsville Animal Services! The Shelter has more than enough dogs and cats to field many teams, and we’re ready to show we’ve got game with the Super Bowl Canine Huddle. From Monday, Jan. 28 through Saturday, Feb. 2, the Shelter will offer a $10 adoption special.  Exceptions may apply [more]

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It’s a Full House at Huntsville Animal Services

Huntsville Animal Services has more than 90 animals at the Shelter needing a new home. Now is the time to visit the shelter and adopt a shelter pet for FREE during our ‘Full House’ adoption special. Exceptions may apply on some pets. The Shelter is full of homeless animals [more]

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Finding A Way To A New Home

Just like the upcoming movie, A Dog’s Way Home, Huntsville’s Shelter pets are looking to find their way into a new home. From January 2 – 12, the Shelter is offering an adoption promotion to help homeless pets find a home and loving family for [more]

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City of Huntsville Holiday Hours for week of December 24, 2018

City of Huntsville municipal offices will be closed for non essential personnel on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25 in observation of the Christmas holiday. Normal operating hours will resume on Wednesday, December 26. Garbage Pick Up Schedule for Week of December 24 City of Huntsville [more]

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Whiskers In Wonderland – $10 Adoptions for Dogs 40+ Pounds

It’s ‘Whiskers In Wonderland’ at Huntsville Animal Services. From December 3 through Saturday, December 15, dogs 40 pounds or more are only $10 to adopt. All adoptions, no matter the fee, offer the same special package, which includes a rabies vaccination, city license, microchip, and spay or neuter surgery. New pet [more]

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Our Pets Are Thankful For Second Chances

Huntsville Animal Services is having a FEE-WAIVE adoption special three days before Thanksgiving starting Monday, November 19 to Wednesday, November 21. All our shelter pets will be thankful for a second chance to be adopted into a new home. There is a FREE bag of dry dog [more]

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