Animal Control Service


The City of Healdsburg contracts animal care and control services through a partnership with the Humane Society of Sonoma County and North Bay Animal Services. 

Located at 555 Westside Road, the Humane Society of Sonoma County in Healdsburg cares for stray animals found within the city limits of Healdsburg, provides adoption services, supplies pet owners in need with a free Pet Food Pantry, conducts dog training classes, and more! For information about HSSC visit:   

Shelter Business Hours

Hours of Operation:
9 am to 5:30 pm Monday - Saturday

Adoption Hours:
11am to 5:00pm Monday – Saturday

Closed on Sunday and recognized holidays

Shelter & Animal Control Number

Humane Society of Sonoma County Healdsburg: Stray drop off and found animal redemption.
(707) 431-3386  

North Bay Animal Services: Stray pick up, emergency calls and dog licensing.
(707) 762-6227

After Hours Emergency

For after hour emergency calls related to sick, vicious or injured animals, please contact the Healdsburg Police Department dispatch at 707-431-3377.

Regular Animal Control Service Hours

The Animal Control officer is on-duty Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., excluding city recognized holidays. Animal related complaints received by the city or the police department outside of regular animal control service hours are forwarded to animal control for follow-up.

Response time During Regular Service Hours

Animal Control provides in-field response to animal medical emergencies and other emergencies involving danger to humans within 30 minutes or less during regular service hours. Animal Control Officer will respond to non-emergency animal control issues within 24 hours of being notified during regular service hours.