The Mission of the Animal Services Division is to protect the health & safety of Abilene citizens and visitors, their pets, and property through licensing, field enforcement, and education programming to promote responsible pet ownership.
Animal Services has three sections:
Field Services – Enforces state laws and local ordinances within the city limits of Abilene, protects public health from rabies, and educates the public on responsible pet issues.
Animal Shelter Center – The shelter provides care of stray, unwanted animals, and animals involved in cruelty and dangerous dog cases.
Adoption Center – The adoption center places animals in loving homes through animal placement groups and adoptions.
Proposed Animal Ordinance:
The Animal Services Adoption Center is
"The Best Place to Find
Your Next Best Friend"
Animal Services Division is located at:
925 South 25th Street
Abilene, Texas 79602
Field Dispatch: 325-698-0085
General Questions/Barking Dogs E-mail: Abilene.AnimalServices@abilenetx.com
Field Supervisor- Joe Helm: Joe.Helm@abilenetx.com
Shelter Supervisor- AJ Garcia: AJ.Garcia@abilenetx.com
Animal Services Manager - Aaron Vannoy: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rescue Coordinator - Kelsey Loza: Kelsey.Loza@abilenetx.com
Hours of Operation:
10:30am - 6:00pm Monday -Friday
10:00am - 2:00pm Saturday
Closed Sunday and all Major Holidays