Contact Us

Contact Us

How to Reach Us

By Phone:

(888) 452-7381

By Mail:

Department of Animal Services
221 N. Figueroa Street, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Reach a Shelter:

Chesterfield Square / South LA, 1850 W. 60th St. Los Angeles, CA 90047

East Valley, 14409 Vanowen St, Van Nuys CA 91405

Harbor, 957 N. Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA 90731

North Central, 3201 Lacy Street, Los Angeles, CA 90031

West Los Angeles, 11361 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064

West Valley, 20655 Plummer Street, Chatsworth, CA 91311

Find your nearest Los Angeles Animal Shelter by clicking here.

Comments About Website: Email LA Animal Services Public Relations
Contact Administrative Offices

Animal Licensing
(213) 482-9550

Fostering a Pet
(213) 482-9558

Animal Permits
(213) 482-7433
(213) 847-0555 Fax

Field Enforcement:
Please contact the animal shelter in your area and ask to speak with an officer.

If you have any questions that you feel are beyond what the Officers can help you with, please contact Assistant General Manager Annette Ramirez at or call (213) 482-9558.

Citywide Cat Program
Danny Pantoja
District Supervisor 
(213) 482-9558

Mobile Pet Adoptions and Outreach Events
Jennifer Curiel
Director of Field Operations 
(213) 482-9558

New Hope Program
Laura Dunlap
New Hope Program Manager
(213) 482-9558 

Onsite Filming/Photography Requests
Mark Salazar
District Supervisor
(213) 428-7455

Press & Media
Megan Ignacio
Public Relations Specialist
(213) 676-5120

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for LA Animal Services, please call (213) 712-4096 or send an email to:

Employment Opportunities
Personnel Department
(213) 978-1808

California Public Records Act
The California State Legislature adopted the Public Records Act (PRA) in 1968 to increase the public’s access to government agencies’ public records. To submit a PRA request, send an email to:

Board of Commissioners, Commission Meetings, Agendas or Minutes
LA Animal Services Commission Secretary

Let Us Know How We Are Doing

This form should be used to report compliments, comments or complaints regarding Department operations or employee conduct.

To report a dangerous or loose animal, or to report animal cruelty please call 888-452-7381 to speak to your nearest Animal Services Center staff.

For inquiries about pet licenses, permits, spay and neuter, or other administrative inquiries, please find the appropriate contact above.

To report nuisance barking please visit

Tell Us About You:
When appropriate, please provide details, i.e. date and time of the event in question, names of employees, names of witnesses, animal impound number, information on paperwork received, veterinary records, etc. 

If you prefer you can use our Service Feedback Form via mail. 

Thank you to our lifesaving partners who help us care for #LACityPets