Decatur Animal Shelter

Find Decatur Alabama animal shelters, puppy dog and cat shelters, pet adoption centers, dog pounds, and humane societies. Animal shelters provide information on adopting dogs, cats, and pets, animal care and rescue, and animal control.

Name
Decatur Animal Control
Address
300 Beltline Road Southwest, Decatur, Alabama, 35601
Phone
256-341-4790
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Name
Peace Love and Animals
Address
19135 Nuclear Plant Road, Athens, Alabama, 35611
Phone
256-233-4343
Distance
9.9 mi from Decatur
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Name
Morgan County Humane Society
Address
86 Gum Springs Cut Off, Hartselle, Alabama, 35640
Phone
256-773-7222
Distance
12.7 mi from Decatur
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Name
Humane Society of Morgan County
Address
PO Box 250, Somerville, Alabama, 35670
Phone
256-355-0870
Distance
13.4 mi from Decatur
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Athens Limestone Humane Society
Address
PO Box 725, Athens, Alabama, 35612
Phone
256-233-4021
Distance
14.4 mi from Decatur
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Athens Animal Control
Address
951 Hobbs Street East, Athens, Alabama, 35611
Phone
256-232-7230
Distance
16.1 mi from Decatur
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Name
Madison Animal Rescue Foundation
Address
PO Box 2486, Madison, Alabama, 35758
Phone
256-772-5694
Distance
16.1 mi from Decatur
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Name
Yorkie Friends Rescue Corporation
Address
968 Morgan Street, Moulton, Alabama, 35650
Phone
256-974-9116
Distance
17.1 mi from Decatur
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Huntsville Animal Control Center
Address
4950 Triana Boulevard Southwest, Huntsville, Alabama, 35805
Phone
256-883-3782
Distance
23.0 mi from Decatur
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Name
Ark Inc Shelter
Address
139 Bo Cole Road Northwest, Huntsville, Alabama, 35806
Phone
256-851-4088
Distance
23.3 mi from Decatur
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Name
Greater Huntsville Humane Society
Address
2812 Johnson Road Southwest, Huntsville, Alabama, 35805
Phone
256-881-8081
Distance
23.7 mi from Decatur
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Madison County Animal Control
Address
3210 South Hi Lo Circle Northeast, Huntsville, Alabama, 35811
Phone
256-532-1519
Distance
27.9 mi from Decatur
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Cullman City Animal Shelter
Address
935 Convent Road Northeast, Cullman, Alabama, 35055
Phone
256-734-5448
Distance
28.2 mi from Decatur
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Name
Happy PAWS Haven, Inc.
Address
59 Granada Road, Arab, Alabama, 35016
Phone
256-653-1674
Distance
31.7 mi from Decatur
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CARAA at Arab Animal Shelter
Address
PO Box 522, Arab, Alabama, 35016
Phone
256-738-0272
Distance
32.5 mi from Decatur
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Colbert County Animal Control
Address
5010 Missouri Street, Tuscumbia, Alabama, 35674
Phone
256-381-4073
Distance
39.4 mi from Decatur
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Florence - Lauderdale County Animal Control
Address
702 East College Street, Florence, Alabama, 35630
Phone
256-760-6676
Distance
41.5 mi from Decatur
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Name
Sampson's Sanctuary
Address
PO Box 1133, Blountsville, Alabama, 35031
Phone
205-274-2245
Distance
41.5 mi from Decatur
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Name
Guntersville Animal Hospital
Address
1609 Henry Street, Guntersville, Alabama, 35976
Phone
256-582-3184
Distance
41.7 mi from Decatur
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Name
Lauderdale County Humane Society
Address
PO Box 2276, Florence, Alabama, 35630
Distance
42.2 mi from Decatur
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What is an Animal Shelter?

Household animals that no longer have homes are often brought to animal shelters. Animal shelters are safe places to bring animals that are abandoned or lost. Many shelters will also take in animals that are sick or injured. In some areas of the U.S., humane societies will also provide shelter for animals. Shelters often serve as pet adoption centers. Animal shelters are also open to household pets taken from owners who can no longer care for them, those who have mistreated them, or those who have violated animal welfare laws.

Shelters provide animal care, rescue, and animal control. They assist with adopting dogs, cats, and other pets. They also may offer services like spaying or neutering. Shelters may offer adoption. Local and county governments fund some dog pounds and animal shelters, while volunteers and donations provide further support.