Locations & Hours

Contact Animal Services

Phone: (941) 742-5933

Email Contacts:
For adoption inquiries or the status of a specific pet, email adoptions@mymanatee.org.
For foster inquiries, email foster@mymanatee.org.
For rescue partners, or if you'd like to become a rescue partner, email sarah.brown@mymanatee.org.
For media inquiries or interview requests, email hans.wohlgefahrt@mymanatee.org.
For general inquiries, email animal.services@mymanatee.org.

Animal complaints/Report animal cruelty: (941) 742-5933 ext. 1
Officers are available Monday - Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holidays, weekends and after-hours emergency animal complaints: (941) 745-8559

Note: During holidays, weekends and after-hours, we have one standby officer for emergencies that have law enforcement standing by. All other calls will be handled during normal business hours.

Shelter Locations & Hours

Palmetto Shelter

305 25th Street West
Palmetto, FL 34221

Phone: (941) 742-5933

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
              Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
              Sunday, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Manatee County Cat Town

216 6th Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34208

Phone: (941) 742-5824

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.