Our "Pet Emergency Response" Class
will return in 2012. Please check back for
new and exciting offerings to help you be prepared to help your pets.






Dogs and cats are more than pets, they're family!

And just like any other member of the family, dogs and cats deserve to be cared for and protected. Join Animal Care & Control in developing Pet Emergency Response skills to keep your dogs and cats healthy and safe.

Participants receive a First Aid manual to build response skills and provide guidance in emergency situations until veterinary care is available. Class size is limited, so call now to enroll: 260-427-5508.

Pet First Aid Kit $25


$55.00 class fee includes:

Dog or Cat  First Aid manual
Dog or Cat First Aid DVD,
class materials
and class completion card.

Topics include:

  • Urgent care situations: wounds, electrical shock, eye, paw, and ear injuries

  • Administering medications

  • Managing breathing or cardiac emergencies

  • Preparing for disasters

  • Symptoms and care for common ailments and emergencies

  • Creating a pet First Aid kit

  • Tips on maintaining your pet's health and well-being


Adoption Lobby Hours:

12:00 - 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12:00 - 6:00 p.m. Wednesday
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. First Saturday of each month

Closed Mondays FOR ADOPTIONS
To submit a pet adoption profile, you must do so 15-minutes before closing to allow sufficient time for processing.

Adoptions number:


Business Office Hours (lost & found pets, citations, or other law enforcement concerns):

11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri
CLOSED Saturday & Sunday

Animal Control Officer Assistance
9am-8pm Monday - Friday
After 8pm, weekend & holidays,
call 260-449-3000

After Hours / Immediate Officer Assistance:
1:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. Emergencies

General Contact Information:
Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control
3020 Hillegas Road
Fort Wayne IN 46808
After 8 p.m. and on weekends and holidays, call 449-3000 for assistance.
Fax: 260-427-5514

It is our mission to serve our community in a humane, public safety capacity while working to keep pets with loving families by providing education opportunities and resources or facilitating re-homing or adoption when necessary.

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