Animal Shelter

As of January 1, 2014, Animal Control Officers are no longer available in Jackson County. If you have a potentially dangerous situation involving animals, please dial 911. A law enforcement officer will be dispatched.


We are located on Spring Arbor Road directly across from Lumen Christi High School.


  • Cats can only be accepted on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from noon to 4 p.m.
  • No money transactions will be started 15 minutes prior to close
  1. Animal Shelter on Facebook

    Access the Jackson County Animal Shelter's Facebook page.

  2. Current News

    Review news items from the shelter.

  3. Frequently Asked Questions

    View a listing of frequently asked questions to find answers on common topics related to the Animal Shelter.

  4. Resources

    See online animal shelter resources.


Find out a little more about us!

View our numbers from 2016, services we currently offer, what we're working on and what an open admission shelter really is here (PDF).