About the City of Mobile Animal Shelter

The mission of the City of Mobile Animal Shelter is to balance the health, safety and welfare needs of the people and animals in our City. Through our mission we will educate the public about responsible companion animal ownership, aggressively investigate animal cruelty cases, provide compassion and humane care for unwanted, stray, abused and abandoned animals in our City, administer dog licenses, give adoptable animals a second chance at a forever home, and humanely euthanize animals when necessary and appropriate.

The Animal Shelter is open for adoptions at the following times:
Moday–Friday: 9am–4:30pm
Saturday: 9am–3:30pm

The Animal Shelter may be contacted during business hours at 251-208-2081. Monday through Saturday until 6:00 p.m. please call the Action Center at 251-208-5311 and ask for the Animal Control Officer. After 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday and holidays, please call MPD @ 208-7211 and ask for Animal Control - for sick, injured and aggressive animal calls.