Animal Services

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Our Mission

The mission of Animal Services Department is to promote the health, safety, and welfare of animals and people in Denton through responsive and compassionate service.

Where are we located? 

3717 N. Elm St. Denton, Texas 76201 
(Linda McNatt Animal Care & Adoption Center)


Our Hours

We are open to the public Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (We allow walk-ins until 4:30 p.m.)

In case of an animal emergency after hours, please call the non emergency number at (940) 349-7594 (option 8)

Career Opportunities

Denton Animal Services is hiring for a part-time Administrative Assistant. To learn more about the position and apply, click here.

How can I see if my pet is at the Linda McNatt Animal Care & Adoption Center? 

We use petfinder to list photos and descriptions of all of our current animals. This page is updated Monday - Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Any animals that are impounded after 5 p.m. will be posted the following business day.  

City of Denton Petfinder Page