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Animal Services FAQ's

Is the center open?

We are currently closed to the public, however we are still here to help!  

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Are you accepting donations during this time?

We are currently only accepting items that are on our donation wish list.

Donations can be dropped off at our main gate Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. Our staff checks the front gate throughout the day for donations. 

Are you adopting out animals at this time?

Adoptions are by appointment only until further notice. 

If you are interested in adopting one of our available pets, please email animalinfo@cityofmissionviejo.org.

Do you need help fostering your adoptable pets?

If you are interested in short-term fostering, we ask that you check back with us after February 1 and we will re-access our needs at that time. 


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