Contact Us

Note: We make every effort to respond to all general inquiries within 72 hours; However, emergencies receive priority response. Please call 311 for non-emergency inquiries.​​​​


Address: 3839 Bradshaw Road, Sacramento, CA 95827
(1 mile south of Hwy 50 between Goethe and Kiefer)
Driving Instructions 

​Shelter Hours: *The shelter is only open for adoptions by appointment and walk-in licensing/citation services. For details about available services, visit our F​AQ​ P​age. ​​​Closed Holidays!

Walk-In Licensing & Citation Service: Tues-Sun, Noon-4:30 p.m.

After-hours Emergencies: (916) 368-7387 (PETS)

General Information: (916) 368-7387 (PETS)
E-mail: CountyAnimalCare@SacCounty.net

Adoption Line: (916) 875-2287
Daily, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.​
(May give an "unavailable message" when in use, please call back)

Petco Adoption Center: ​
8840 Madison Ave (Fair Oaks)​
Temporarily closed

Report Bites to Humans: (916) 368-7387 (PETS), 
then select Option 2. Live operators available 24/7

Report All Other Animal Issues: Stray animals, cruelty/neglected animals, too many animals, barking complaints. (916) 368-7387 (PETS), then select Option 3
Live operators available M-F, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. 

Foster/Rescue Team: FosterRescueProgram@saccounty.net​

Foster/Rescue CoordinatorViolet Pina (Sun-Thurs)
(916) 875-7982

Kennel Operations
Eile​en Matson (Sun-Wed) (916) 875-4246 
Libby Simmons (Wed-Sat) (916) 875-5281 ​​​​

Field Operations: Including vicious filings, animal legal issues, call 311. 

William Davidson (916) 875-​4054
Dawn Fisher (916) 875-4053​ ​​​​

Lost & Found Assistance: (916) 875-LOST (5678)
BradshawLostAndFound@saccounty.net 

Licensing: countyanimalcare@saccounty.net

Interim Shelter Director: Mike Doane​ (916) 875-1608

Cat Return to Field (RTF)
Celeste Ingrid​ (Tues-Sat) (916) 875-5848​
Eileen Matson​ (Sun-Wed) (916) 875-4246 

Volunteer Program CoordinatorCeleste Ingrid​ (Tues-Sat) (916) 875-5848

Special Events: Celeste Ingrid​ (Tues-Sat) (916) 875-5848

Fundraising/MarketingCeleste Ingrid​ (Tues-Sat) (916) 875-5848

Accounts Payables/Receivables: Sonja Reyes (M-F) (916) 875-5249

Media Inquiries, Social Media & Website Concerns
Allison Harris, (916) 874-3525

Neighboring Cities Who Provide Their Own Animal Services


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