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Animal Control

Featured pets for adoption

The Henderson Animal Care and Control Facility attends the annual Bark in the Park sponsored by The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department.  Usually held the first Saturday of March at the new location of Cornerstone Park.  2014 the Bark in the Park will be held March 8th.  It runs from 10:00am until 2:00pm.  Attendance is free and our dog/puppy adoptions are $65.00. 

We will be participating in the "Just One Day" event on June 11, 2014!  More information to follow as the event draws near.

  Just One Day logo

To see all of the available pets for adoption and those that are currently lost/strays, please go to PetHarbor Enter your zip code and click on Henderson Animal Care and Control. 

You can also view the adoptable pets on PetFinder

You can also view a good many of them on the Henderson Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets Facebook page. 
Although this site is not directly affiliated with us, it does network our adoptable pets to help get them adopted. The photos below are courtesy of that Facebook page.


two different pit bulls







If you would like to inquire if the animals pictured here or on Petharbor, Henderson Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets Facebook page, or Petfinder are still available, please call The Henderson Animal Control at (702) 267-4970 (have their animal ID number ready).  There are many animals available for adoption so please call or come visit us Monday - Friday from 9:00am until 4:30pm.  Saturdays from 9:00 until 3:30.  Shelter operations close at 5:00pm Monday through Friday and 4:00pm on Saturday.

If you would like more information about adoptions, please see our Adoptions Guidelines page.

Behavior Help Line  (702) 267-4977 - Resolving your pet's behavior problem might be as simple as a phone call away. If you are having behavior problems with your pet, please contact our Behavior Help Line for some advice and suggestions that just might help you keep your pet at home!