Animal Shelters in Escambia County, Florida

Find Escambia County, Florida 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.

There are 11 Animal Shelters in Escambia County, Florida, serving a population of 309,924 people in an area of 657 square miles. There is 1 Animal Shelter per 28,174 people, and 1 Animal Shelter per 59 square miles.

In Florida, Escambia County is ranked 24th of 67 counties in Animal Shelters per capita, and 4th in Animal Shelters per square mile.


American Eskimo Dog Rescue 3224 Mariners Drive Pensacola, FL

Escambia County Animal Shelter 200 West Fairfield Drive Pensacola, FL

Greyhound Pets of America PO Box 30426 Pensacola, FL

Jr. Humane Society of Pensacola 1800 North Kirk Street Pensacola, FL

Panhandle Equine Rescue, Inc. PO Box 777 Cantonment, FL

Panhandle Siberian Husky Rescue 1600 East Texar Drive Pensacola, FL

Pensacola Animal Control 7055 Marie Avenue Pensacola, FL

Pensacola Humane Society 5 North Q Street Pensacola, FL

Rowe's Orphanage for Cats and Kittens 2191 Bush Street Pensacola, FL

Spayd With Heart, Inc. 7450 Pine Barren Road Century, FL

Tiny Tails Small Animal Rescue 7204 Harvey Street Pensacola, FL

About Escambia County Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Escambia County, FL are responsible for providing temporary care, housing and adoption services for unwanted, owner-relinquished, and lost pets including cats and dogs. Shelters provide a variety of services that promote the humane treatment of animals in Escambia County.

Interested parties may contact Animal Shelters for questions about:
  • Lost dogs and cats in Escambia County, Florida
  • Fostering dogs and cats
  • Escambia County pet adoption fees
  • Spaying and neutering pets
  • Florida animal control and welfare
Finding Lost Cats & Dogs

If you have lost your pet cat or dog in or near Escambia County, Florida then you should contact the Escambia County Animal Shelter. Your missing pet may have been located and taken to the shelter. Even if your dog or cat has not been recovered by the shelter, you may be able to file a report so that if the shelter finds your pet they will be able to contact you for recovery. Pets available for adoption through the Escambia County Animal Shelter may be held for a set period of time in order to give owners an opportunity to claim and retrieve their lost pets so it is best to contact the Escambia County shelter directly regarding policies.

Escambia County Cat & Dog Adoptions

Promoting the adoption of pet cats and dogs is a key component of the Escambia County Shelter operations, however, the shelter may only take in either dogs or cats, so it is best to contact the shelter prior to visiting. The local animal shelter may offer educational programs on pet ownership, spay and neuter services, and preventive health services such as vaccinations in order to support its efforts to find permanent homes for lost pets. Escambia County Animal Shelters may charge fees for adoption and other services so it is best to contact them directly regarding policies.

Escambia County Animal Control

Escambia County Animal Shelters may also be operated as part of the county or local government animal control agency. Escambia County Animal Control Departments also undertake a range of activities related to animal control enforcement, including impounding stray animals, investigating animal cruelty, enforcing licensing laws, ensuring animal welfare, and rescuing trapped animals. Animals housed by animal control agencies are usually made available for adoption unless they are determined to be too aggressive, injured, or sick.