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All adopted pets are required to be spayed/neutered and have their first rabies vaccination. These services are provided by the City of Mesquite, as part of the adoption fee.

Visiting hours are Monday through Saturday 11:00 Am to 1:00 PM.

For more information call the Animal Shelter at (702) 346-5268.


Pet Licenses can be purchased at local vet clinics or the city shelter for a fee of six dollars
($6.00) for each neutered animal.

A current proof of rabies vaccination and proof of sterilization is required to license each pet.

Pet Licenses are good for one calendar year and must be renewed after January 1st of each year. A current proof of rabies vaccination must be presented each time.

For additional information about pet licensing, please call Animal Control at 703 346-5268.