Animal Euthanasia

Who can use this service?

This service is available to all County of San Luis Obispo residents.

Is there a charge for this service?

Dogs, cats, and most household pets $37
Rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, and pocket pets $5

An additional fee is applied to those requests which also include the disposal of animal remains.

When and where is this service offered?

In support of public health measures to mitigate the transmission and spread of COVID-19, an appointment is currently required for animal euthanasia services. Appointments are available:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday




Appointments may be scheduled by calling Animal Services at 805-781-4400.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Animal Services Shelter

885 Oklahoma Avenue San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Tel: (805) 781-4400

Lost and Found Animal Recording: (805) 781-4407