Find your BOO: Shelter pets go trick or treating to find fur-ever homes

October 16, 2020 Click to view Find your BOO: Shelter pets go trick or treating to find fur-ever homes

For the second year in a row, Huntsville Animal Services is partnering with the Huntsville Historic Preservation Commission (HHPC) to help find forever homes for four long-time shelter dogs. In celebration of Huntsville History Month and upcoming Halloween festivities, four very special pups did some early trick-or-treating in the Twickenham, Old Town and Five Points Historic Districts. Hayes, Clopton, Chilly and Pi are all available for adoption at Huntsville Animal Services and [more]

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Canine Apupcalypse at Animal Services

October 5, 2020 Click to view Canine Apupcalypse at Animal Services

Huntsville Animal Services is overwhelmed with dogs and we need you to help prevent an Apupcalypse!  Shelter staff and volunteers need the community’ to help adopt and foster the dozens of  loving and adorable canines that have filled our kennels. As an incentive, our adoption fees range from $5, $10 and $25 through Saturday, October 10. Exceptions may apply with some pets. These amazing Shelter dogs need loving and stable homes. Every pet is spayed or neutered, microchipped [more]

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Feline CATastrophe at Animal Services

October 1, 2020 Click to view Feline CATastrophe at Animal Services

Huntsville Animal Services has a whole lot of cats and kittens needing loving homes. To help us avoid a CATastrophe, adoption fees for all the Shelter felines are now $5 and $10 through Saturday, October 3. Adult cats seem to have the hardest time finding a home. You can help save one of these loving cats by giving them a chance and adopting. There are smart ‘Barn Cats’ as well that need an outdoor barn or horse stable for their [more]

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Time to vote for the Best Pet Story and earn donations for the Animal Shelter

September 18, 2020 Click to view Time to vote for the Best Pet Story and earn donations for the Animal Shelter

Huntsville Animal Services needs your help to win donated funds by voting for the best pet stories submitted to the Clear the Shelter Adoption Story Challenge.  The more votes, the better the chance our shelter can win money to help our pets during this pandemic. Pet adoption stories and photographs were submitted online September 1 through September 14.  Register to vote by signing up on ShelterChallenge.com and be sure to select [more]

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Labor Day Holiday – City Offices and Facilities Closed

September 3, 2020 Click to view Labor Day Holiday – City Offices and Facilities Closed

The City of Huntsville’s municipal offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 7, in recognition of the Labor Day holiday. Normal operating hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8. Garbage Collection: Monday’s holiday will impact garbage collection for the week of September 7-11, delaying pickup by one day. Garbage normally collected on Monday will be collected on Tuesday, and so on. For more information, visit HuntsvilleAL.gov/trash. Recycling collection, managed by the Solid Waste Disposal Authority, [more]

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Contact
  • Phone:

    256-883-3782

  • Address:

    Huntsville Animal Shelter

    4950 Triana Blvd SW

    Huntsville, AL 35805

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  • Email:

    Karen.Sheppard@HuntsvilleAL.gov

    Karen Hill Sheppard, DVM

    Animal Services Director

  • Hours:

    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Tuesday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

    Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • Additional Information

Report a Complaint

To report suspected animal abuse, a loose or stray animal, dead animal or any other animal-related concern or complaint, please call (256) 883-3788 or fill out the Animal Report Form.