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    Pets Available for Adoption

    Information on pets available for adoption is updated every 15 minutes and is no guarantee that a pet will still be available when you arrive.

    If you don't see the type of pet you are looking for, check out local rehoming sites like Adopt-A-Pet

    Meet a Pet at the Shelter

    1. Complete a dog or cat survey below:

    2. Schedule an adoption appointment from the links provided in your survey confirmation emails.

      • All animals will be available for adoption on a first come, first served basis. 
      • Appointment times will be limited to no more than 45 minutes and 1 appointment per day, per family.
      • If there are no available appointment times, please use the link you are given when completing the survey. New appointments are added hourly up to 8 days in advance.
      • At this time we are requiring appointments for all non-emergency services. 
    3. Read your appointment confirmation email for instructions regarding your arrival at PACC and other important information. We look forward to seeing you!

    Meet a Pet in Foster

    1. Email PACC.Foster@pima.gov with the following information:

      • Your full name
      • Phone number
      • Animal ID number(s) of the animal(s) you are interested in
    2. You will be contacted by our foster team or the foster parent of the animal

    Year-Round Adoption Fees

    • Puppies and kittens less than 4 months old $50
    • Adult dogs and cats $30
    • A standard $20 dog license fee may apply
    • Pets who have been waiting for more than 2 weeks for a family and pets over 5 years old $0 - Fee Waived!
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    Animal Care Center

    4000 N. Silverbell Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520) 724-5900
    FAX: (520) 724-5960

    By appointment only, unless there is an emergency. If there is an emergency, please call  724-5900 and press 4.

    **The shelter will be closed
    on Labor Day, Monday,
    September 7, 2020**

    Ajo Substation

    1249 N Well Rd
    Ajo, AZ 85321
    (520) 387-7502

    By appointment only, unless there is an emergency. If there is an emergency, please call 724-5900 and press 4

       Monday:  11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
       Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
       Wednesday: 4:30pm-6:30pm
       Friday:  11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

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