Johnson County IA Animal Shelter

Find Johnson County, Iowa 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.


Adopt-A-Friend Animal Sanctuary 817 20th Avenue Coralville IA 52241 575-792-7387


Coralville City Animal Control 1503 5th Street Coralville IA 52241 319-248-1823

Iowa City Animal Care 4852 Sand Road Southeast Iowa IA 52240 319-356-5295

Johnson County Humane Society PO Box 2775 Iowa IA 52244 319-338-3357

Witty Kitties Inc 3133 Roberts Ferry Road Northeast Solon IA 52333 319-848-3238

About Johnson County Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Johnson County, IA 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 Johnson County.

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

If you have lost your pet cat or dog in or near Johnson County, Iowa then you should contact the Johnson 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 Johnson 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 Johnson County shelter directly regarding policies.

Johnson County Cat & Dog Adoptions

Promoting the adoption of pet cats and dogs is a key component of the Johnson 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. Johnson County Animal Shelters may charge fees for adoption and other services so it is best to contact them directly regarding policies.

Johnson County Animal Control

Johnson County Animal Shelters may also be operated as part of the county or local government animal control agency. Johnson 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.