ORIENTATION UPDATE: If you are interested in volunteering at our animal shelter, please join us for orientation on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 11AM in the Police Community Room at 300 L Street, Antioch, CA. Please bring your picture ID with you as fingerprinting will be done following the meeting.
Effective December 20, 2016, Antioch Animal Services will only be accepting surrenders of owned pets by appointment. read more
Animal Services is dedicated to promoting animal welfare and public awareness which results in humans and animals living together in harmony.
The Antioch Animal Services Center is responsible for the enforcement of Local and State Laws relating to the care, control, and protection of animals and of our citizens. Officers’ responsibilities include picking up and confining stray, sick, injured, vicious and dead animals; issuance of dog licenses; patrolling the City streets; control of animal nuisance problems and animal euthanasia. The Animal Shelter also provides adoption, volunteer, and education programs.
All the animals are housed indoors in a heated/air conditioned facility.
Special features include:
Antioch Animal Services is located at:
300 L Street, Antioch – Tel (925) 779-6989
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday 10:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The adoption center closes 30 minutes prior to the close of business.
Closed Sunday and Monday, as well as all City observed Holidays. Please note, if the holiday falls on a day we are normally closed, the holiday will be observed on the next business day.
AAS General Info/Complaint Line
925-778-2441 Police after hours emergency line… If you have an animal emergency such as an aggressive, injured or sick animal, please use this number. If this is regarding your own pet that is injured or sick please call East Bay Emergency Vet 925-754-5001.
911 If a person or animal is getting attacked by a dog.
• ARF – www.arflife.org
• Contra Costa County Animal Services – www.ccasd.org
• Contra Costa Humane Society – www.cchumane.org
• Feral Cat Foundation – www.feralcatfoundation.org
• Fix our Ferals – www.fixourferals.org
• Friends Of Animal Services is a charitable, non-profit animal welfare organization dedicated to enhancing a humane Animal Services Program for the City of Antioch, California.
• See animals available for adoption with www.petfinder.com.
• Pet ID
|Altered License||1 Year||$20.00|
|Altered License||2 Year||$35.00|
|Altered License||3 year||$50.00|
|Unaltered License||1 Year||$41.00|
|Unaltered License||2 Year||$71.00|
|Unaltered License||3 Year||$109.00|
|Senior Citizen License Fees|
|Senior Altered License||1 Year||$11.00|
|Senior Altered License||2 Year||$19.00|
|Senior Altered License||3 Year||$26.00|
|Senior Unaltered License||1 Year||$22.00|
|Senior Unaltered License||2 Year||$37.00|
|Senior Unaltered License||3 Year||$55.00|
Microchips for dogs and cats – $23.00 Antioch residents, Non-residents $28.00, includes microchip implant and registration on the Animal Shelter database.
Pet owners may additionally register their pets directly with HomeAgain Pet Recovery by sending $19.99 annually.
A Late Fee of $34.00 will be added when applicable.
For additional information or to purchase a pet license call Antioch’s Pet Licensing service at 1-877-238-2698 or visit www.petdata.com/cs/ant