Welcome! Thank you for visiting Animal Services. We hope you will find the information helpful. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please call our office at (530) 582-7830 or email us.  To visit our Facebook page, CLICK HERE.

Our shelter is located at 10961 Stevens Lane, Truckee. The shelter is open to the public Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Starting on July 7, 2015, in person dog licenses will only be issued at the Truckee Animal Shelter Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  For more information on dog licensing, please call (530) 582-2930 during those times.

Animal Services is responsible for enforcing both State and Town ordinances relating to the keeping and treatment of domestic animals. The ordinance regarding Animal Services can be found in the Municipal Code, Title 8—Animal Control.

Photo of a Dog

Animal Services also handles the Town’s Vehicle Abatement Program, which provides for the removal of abandoned, wrecked, or inoperable vehicles within Town limits.

Important Phone Numbers

TRUCKEE aNIMAL          sERVICES    TRUCKEE POLICE DISPATCH     Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe

Phone:  (530) 582-7830
Fax:        (530) 582-1103

(530) 550-2320

(530) 587-5948



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