Iredell County Animal Services will accept owner surrendered pets by appointment only as space allows. Please call 704-878-5424 to request an appointment.
For faster service, please complete the Pet Surrender Form and it will be emailed to a shelter employee and you will be added to the surrender wait list.
If your pet becomes aggressive or is sick/injured, please call the shelter immediately for assistance. If it is outside of business hours please call (704) 878-5335
*Owner or caretaker means: Any person, group of persons, firm, partnership, or corporation owning, keeping, having charge of, sheltering, feeding, harboring, or taking care of any animal or stray animal after forty-eight (48) hours without notifying the animal shelter of the animal’s whereabouts.