Hours of Operation

  • Apr 30, 2010

Visit the Manatee County Animal Services shelter and leave with a furry forever friend!

Call Us...

Call 941-742-5933 for animal complaints, questions and information...

Officers are available for regular animal complaints Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 


Sunday, Holidays and after hours for Emergency Animal Complaints only.

For after hours emergency animal problems/complaints, such as animals displaying abnormal behavior, injured animals, vicious animals at large and animal bites, an officer can be contacted to respond by calling the Emergency Communications Center (ECC) at: 745-8559.




What are our hours?


Administration Office
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays.


Pet Adoptions:


Palmetto Shelter

305 - 25 Street W,

Palmetto, Florida  34221



Monday -Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday 10:00a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sunday,  and holidays.


To claim your lost pet:


Palmetto Shelter  

305 - 25 Street West

Palmetto, Florida 34221


Monday - Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday and holidays.