Harnett County, North Carolina
 
Animal Services 
 
Welcome to Animal Services

The County of Harnett Animal Services mission is to protect the health and safety of citizens, advocate animal protection / welfare and promote the humane treatment of all animals.

Animal Services has two separate but equal divisions that work together to carry out our mission. Animal control efforts are concentrated on rabies control and public safety through enforcement of the County’s Animal Control Ordinance, capture of non-immunized dogs and cats, and gaining control of roaming livestock.

The Shelter division's efforts are concentrated on the special attention to safety, well-being and health of animals in the shelter’s charge. Additionally, the Shelter division oversees vaccination, adoptions and shelter volunteer programs.

Current Animal Services Operating Hours are 8am - 5 pm.

Shelter is open for Public Adoptions & Drop Offs on:

Mon, Tues, Th & Fri: 1 pm - 4 pm

Shelter is open for Public Adoptions Only on:

Saturday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Drop box not available on Saturdays, Sundays & County Observed Holidays

1 Year Rabies Vaccination Given by appointment only!

Mon, Tues, Th & Fri: 11 am - 11:45 am

Currently, the staff consists of a Program Manager, four Officers, and two Shelter Attendants.

Animal Control Ordinance
The purpose of this ordinance is to protect citizens from rabies, regulate dogs and other nuisance animals, to insure humane treatment, and promote responsible pet ownership and animal welfare.

Important Announcements
Christmas Special At The Animal Shelter
Starting Tuesday 12-9-2014 thru Tuesday 12-23-2014 the Animal Shelter is having a Christmas special on puppies and kittens 4 months and younger come by adopt a puppy or kitten for Christmas at 1/2 off the adoption fee + rabies vaccination if needed. The adopter has to be a Harnett County reisdent. This is offered to the general public only. Come on out to the Animal Shelter adopt a puppy or kitten for Christmas!

Animal Shelter Will Be Closed December 24 thru 27

Animal Shelter will be Closed December 24,25,26, and 27 for the Christmas Holiday


The Most Recent Additions to the Adoption List
Adopted
Updated 12/20
Adopted
Updated 12/19
Adopted
Updated 12/20
Adopted
Updated 12/18
lab /shep mix
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Adopted
Updated 12/18
lab /shep mix
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Adopted
Updated 12/18
Lab/Bulldog Mix
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Updated 12/17
Shep/Pit Mix
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Adopted
Updated 12/18
German Shepherd
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Adopted
Updated 12/19
Pit Mix
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