Animals and Pets

Adopt
Before making the decision to adopt, think about your reasons for wanting a pet and how he will fit into your life.
Your Donations Save Lives! Making a donation to the Seattle Animal Shelter is one of the simplest things you can do to save a life and prevent pet homelessness. The shelter has four funds set up to accept your donations.
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License
Benefits of a Seattle Pet License: lost pets are returned home, officers make every effort to return licensed animals, you can notify the Seattle Animal Shelter when you are on vacation, veterinarians can contact you should your pet become injured.
Scoop Poop
We have more than 125,000 dogs and 60,000 outdoor cats in Seattle. Pet waste is one of the leading causes of bacterial contamination in our streams.
Check out the cute cuddly critters available for adoption at the Seattle Animal Shelter. Generally, the cameras are viewable from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., seven days per week.
The Spay and Neuter Clinic at the Seattle Animal Shelter is committed to providing compassionate and quality care to your pet and low-cost spay and neuter surgeries to any dog or cat in need. Our promise is to take good care of both you and your pet.
The Seattle Animal Shelter offers a broad range of volunteer opportunities. Volunteers help save the lives of thousands of animals each year by assisting in the direct care of animals, fundraising, reaching out to the community and fostering animals in their home.