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Animal Control

Pets available for adoption and event information.

The Henderson Animal Care and Control Facility attends the annual Bark in the Park sponsored by The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department.  Usually held the first Saturday of March at the new location of Cornerstone Park.  2014 the Bark in the Park will be held March 8th.  It runs from 10:00am until 2:00pm.  Attendance is free.

To see all of the available pets for adoption and those that are currently lost/strays, please go to PetHarbor Enter your zip code and click on Henderson Animal Care and Control. 

You can also view the adoptable pets on PetFinder

You can also view a good many of them on the Henderson Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets Facebook page. 
Although this site is not directly affiliated with us, it does network our adoptable pets to help get them adopted.  This site has saved many lives by finding homes for our harder to adopt pets.

Below are some current shelter adoptables in need of forever homes.


 Moose 810410

My name is Moose and my ID# is 810410. I am a 2 year old, male, brown tiger, domestic short hair, cat.

 Missy 723060

My name is Missy and my ID# is 723060. I am an 2 year old, spayed female, tortoise shell with white, domestic short hair. cat.

 Rascal 800397
My name is Rascal and my ID# is 800397. I am a 3 year old, male, orange and white, domestic medium hair, cat.

 Little Bit 802590
My name is Little Bit and my ID# is 802590. I am a 1 1/2  year old, neutered male, white with some tan, Terrier - Chihuahua type dog.

  Genghis 472801
My name is Genghis and my ID# is 472801. I am an 11 year old, neutered male, tan, Puggle type dog.

 Yorkie mix 806456
My name is Piffle and my ID# is 806456. I am a 9 year old, neutered male, silver and tan, Yorkshire Terrier type dog.


If you would like to inquire if the animals pictured here or on Petharbor, Henderson Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets Facebook page, or Petfinder are still available, please call The Henderson Animal Control at (702) 267-4970(have their animal ID number ready).  There are many animals available for adoption so please call or come visit us Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00am-5:00pm. Please note that our adoption kennels will close at 4:30pm. The shelter will be closed on Sunday, Monday and all Municipal holidays. Animal Control Officers will be on duty 7 days per week from 8am until 4pm, except for Municipal holidays.

If you would like more information about adoptions, please see our Adoptions Guidelines page.

Behavior Help Line  (702) 267-4977 - Resolving your pet's behavior problem might be as simple as a phone call away. If you are having behavior problems with your pet, please contact our Behavior Help Line for some advice and suggestions that just might help you keep your pet at home!