Updates on City of San José Services and/or Operations . (more information)


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San José Animal Care Center
2750 Monterey Rd.
San Jose, CA 95111

408-794-PAWS (7297)

Shelter Hours

* The City of San Jose has implemented safety precautions in response to COVID- 19.  For this reason the San Jose Animal Care Center will be CLOSED until at least April 7th.  Please check back for updates.  Thank you for your understanding.

Stray animals can still be dropped off at the shelter daily from 7am - 7pm

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: CLOSED 
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Pet adoptions interviews/lost pet tours end one hour before closing.

Holiday Hours

Shelter hours will change during holidays. Please check back during holiday periods for special holiday shelter hours.