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)

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Career Opportunities

At the City of Denton, we're not only looking for great employees to serve the residents of the city, but we're also looking for great employees to serve our animal residents as well! If you have a passion for looking out for the well-being of animals and a leader in the animal industry, now is a great time to join our team as the next Animal Services Manager! 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