Hours & Location

NOTICE: We will be closed for adoptions and in-person licensing on Thursday, Feb. 16. We will resume normal hours (noon to 6 p.m.) on Friday, Feb. 17. Our Spay and Neuter Clinic, field services and administrative office are not affected by this closure. Pet licensing staff will be available by phone only. If you have questions, please call 206-386-PETS (7387). We apologize for any inconvenience this causes and thank you for your understanding.

The Seattle Animal Shelter is located on 15th Avenue West, one mile south of the Ballard Bridge, in the Interbay neighborhood of Seattle. We are closed on all holidays observed by the City of Seattle.

If you have an emergency situation involving both humans and animals, please call 911.

Address 2061 15th Ave. W.
Seattle, WA 98119
Phone 206-386-PETS (206-386-7387)
Fax 206-386-4285
Metro Bus Routes RapidRide D
Route 32
Adoption/Lost Animals 206-386-7387
Tuesday-Sunday
Noon-6 p.m.
Licensing Office 206-386-4262
Tuesday-Sunday
Phone: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Walk-in: Noon-6 p.m.
Found Animal Drop-Off 206-386-7387, press 7
Tuesday-Sunday
Noon-6 p.m.
Animal Control 206-386-7387
7 days a week
9:10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Spay and Neuter Clinic 206-386-4260
Monday-Friday
8 a.m.-5 p.m.