Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Shelter
3501 South Osage
The Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Shelter is located at 3501 S. Osage (1 block south of 34th & Osage).
Office hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 10:00 am through 7:00 pm.
Saturdays from 11:00 am through 5:00 pm.
Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Officers on duty from 7:00am - Midnight.
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The Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Department concentrates its efforts on reducing nuisances and dangers associated with stray animals, health-related hazards of animals, and insuring proper care of pets. These efforts focus on education programs, training of personnel, patrolling the City, and responding to concerned citizens. Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Department personnel are subject to extensive professional training and college level courses on animals and animal care, investigations, management, public relations and criminal justice.
Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare provides the following services:
- Impoundment of stray or unwanted animals
- Public education and awareness programs
- Enforcement of City ordinances and state laws pertaining to animals
- Capture and relocation of wild animals
- General patrol and enforcement
- After hours emergency services
- Quarantine facility
- Removal and pickup of deceased animals
- Provide aid to sick or injured animals
- Assist with adoption of pets
- Investigation of cruelty and welfare cases
- Respond to citizen complaints
- Investigation of animal bites/attacks
- Water rescue