Get Involved

 

VOLUNTEER

Looking to donate your time to help the shelter animals? We'd love to have you volunteer with us! You must be 18 or older to volunteer at the shelter. Click HERE to get started!

 

TEEN SERVICE LEARNING HOURS

Too young to volunteer? Don't worry - there's another way you can help! Our Teen Service Learning Nights are a great way to directly help the shelter animals for teens 13 - 17 years old. Click HERE to learn more!

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Want to help by sponsoring medical care for the animals? Want to help an animal find their forever home by sponsoring their adoption fee? We have plenty of opportunities you can support the needs of the animals in our care. Click HERE to see how!

 

HOST A DONATION DRIVE

We are always in need of donations! If you want to host a donation drive with your friends, family or coworkers HERE is your ultimate resource to get it started!

Adoption Lobby Hours:

12:00 - 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12:00 - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday

1st & 3rd Saturday of every month
11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Adoption Office: 260-427-5502

Closed Mondays FOR ADOPTIONS
To submit a pet adoption profile, you must do so 30-minutes before closing to allow sufficient time for processing.


Business Office Hours (lost & found- receiving lobby- citations or other law enforcement concerns):

11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Mon-Fri
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday
CLOSED Saturday & Sunday


Animal Control Officer Assistance
260-427-1244
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
260-449-3000


General Contact Information:
Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control
3020 Hillegas Road
Fort Wayne IN 46808
260-427-1244
After 8 p.m. and on weekends and holidays, call 449-3000 for assistance.
Fax: 260-427-5514