There are so many great reasons to volunteer. Meet new people, experience the satisfaction of community service, develop new skills, and acquire work experience for future endeavors.
DUE TO COVID-19, SHELTERS ARE OPEN TO PET ADOPTIONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (SEE BELOW). WE ALSO HAVE BEEN OPEN FOR FOSTER CARE. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE WORKING ON PLANS TO REOPEN SOON, BUT OUR MODEL WILL BE MUCH DIFFERENT COMPARED TO OUR PRE-PANDEMIC PERIOD.
In the event of a pet emergency or animal control question or if you are interested in adopting, fostering or rescuing, please call 951-358-7387. Potential adopters, fosters or rescues can also send an email to . Unable to adopt or foster? You can help by making a donation through our Amazon wish list!
Riverside County Department of Animal Services (RCDAS) is open for essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is the information you need to know:
Non-essential services are suspended at this time, to protect your health and safety and in order to reduce the number of pets and people coming into RCDAS’ shelters.
You can help! Right now, we need the following:
Donations – can go to the ASK Foundation. Your donations can help us to purchase critically needed supplies, help pets with special needs, provide resources for foster caregivers or persons needing assistance in our communities, and more
Have you lost your best friend? He's looking for you. Check here to view lost pets in our shelter.
Need shelter info outside of our coverage area but you aren't sure where to go? Go here.