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Find an Animal

LOST YOUR PET? Please read: These pages list general descriptions of animals currently at the San Luis Obispo County Shelter and those reported as lost or found by members of the community. These lists are intended to be an aid to help you retrieve your lost pet, but please do not rely solely on their accuracy as the descriptions provided here (even photographs) may vary from the way you would describe your pet. Nobody knows your animal better than you! Despite best efforts, the breed, age, and even gender of animals can be misidentified. To ensure the best likelihood of being reunited with a lost animal, it is important that you come into the shelter and personally look for your pet on a frequent and regular basis.

The following links show all animals currently at the San Luis Obispo County Animal Services shelter, including animals available for adoption, and those being held for redemption or in isolation, quarantine, foster care, etc. Animals shown are not necessarily available for adoption.

FOUND ANIMALS - These animals have been found and are being cared for by private citizens

LOST/MISSING ANIMALS - These animals are being missed by their owners

Please call 805-781-4400 (main office) for more information about any particular animal. To report Lost or Found Animals, call the Main Office at 805-781-4400 or file a Lost Animal Report by downloading a Lost Animal Report form here and submitting it to Animal Services by fax (805) 781-1065 or sending it via email with a picture to To hear a daily recording (after 6:00 P.M.) of animals picked up call 805-781-4407.