Animal Care and Control

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Whether your puppy has lost its way or an animal needs a home, the City of Bloomington Animal Care and Control is here to help. A division of the Department of Public Works, Animal Care and Control operates the City of Bloomington Animal Shelter and is the primary provider of animal-related services for Bloomington and Monroe County. Our principal activities include:

Please contact us with any animal-related questions or concerns and remember to visit the shelter if you want to add a new furry friend to your family! Adopt Today! is a new educational campaign focused on increasing adoption of healthy but homeless pets and reducing the need for euthanasia at the City of Bloomington Animal Shelter. Join the City's effort and Adopt Today!


3410 S Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
Ph: 812-349-3492
Fx: 812-349-3440

Office Hours:

Monday/Wednesday/Thursday/Saturday, Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday/Friday, Noon - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday 1-4 p.m. for adoptions only