COVID 19 Information

The Animal Shelter continues to operate regular hours but will be closed to volunteers, those wanting to license their pets, and will not be accepting/picking up healthy stray cats. Only stray dog pickup and critical public/animal health and safety issues will be responded to by Animal Control Officers at this time.

These efforts are to protect the health and well-being of employees and all community members. For more information regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance, please visit

We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused and appreciate your cooperation.

For general Animal Services inquiries, please contact us at 408.686.3900 or email [email protected]​.

New Animal Services Center
Construction of our new Animal Services Center is well under way! Although the building is funded, we have unique equipment and programming needs for our Center—and this is where you come in.  Want to take p​art in creating the most advanced animal care facility in the country with our stellar life-saving team? Do you care about people, animals, and community? Join our Make Your Mark​ and visit​ for more information.

Your support can make a huge impact. We welcome community partners. Make a gift to support our animals today !

Learn more here about what the new facility will entail.​

Animals Services Center Groundbreaking


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The County of Santa Clara Animal Services is a proud recipient of funding from Maddie's Fund®, helping to achieve a no-kill nation. #ThanksToMaddie​

12370 Murphy Avenue

San Martin, CA 95046

Main Phone: (408)686-3900

Fax: (408) 683-2776

Email: [email protected]

Hours: Monday through Friday 12:00 PM to 6:00PM

Saturday through Sunday 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Closed on County Holidays

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