Santa Monica Animal Shelter

The Santa Monica Animal Control Section is dedicated to providing outstanding care for animals in Santa Monica. We are a dedicated progressive animal shelter that continually strives to strengthen the welfare of animals by promoting humane care and treatment. Each year, we help lost, abandoned, and homeless animals find a nurturing forever home. 

Outside of the Santa Monica area? Visit to find the agency servicing your local area.

Looking for ways to help raise funds and support the Animal Shelter? Visit the Santa Monica Animal Shelter Foundation website.

Contact Us:

1640 9th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404


  • SundayClosed
  • MondayClosed
  • Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM