Animal Shelters in Polk County, Iowa

There are 12 Animal Shelters in Polk County, Iowa, serving a population of 467,235 people in an area of 574 square miles. There is 1 Animal Shelter per 38,936 people, and 1 Animal Shelter per 47 square miles.

In Iowa, Polk County is ranked 54th of 99 counties in Animal Shelters per capita, and 1st of 99 counties in Animal Shelters per square mile.

List of Polk County Animal Shelters

Find Polk County, Iowa animal shelters, puppy dog and cat shelters, pet adoption centers, dog pounds, and humane societies.

4 the Dogs Rescue PO Box 27011 West Des Moines, IA

Animal Lifeline of Iowa, Inc. 4989 Southeast 72nd Avenue Carlisle, IA

Animal Protection Society of Iowa PO Box 57224 Des Moines, IA

Animal Rescue League of Ia Inc 5452 Northeast 22nd Street Des Moines, IA

Ankeny City Animal Control 211 Southwest Walnut Street Ankeny, IA

Des Moines Animal Control 1615 Southeast 14th Street Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Animal Control 3915 12th Street Des Moines, IA

Humane Society of the United States 1515 Linden Street Des Moines, IA

Pleasant Hill City Library 5151 Maple Drive Pleasant Hill, IA

Raccoon Valley Animal Sanctuary & Rescue PO Box 312 Des Moines, IA

Urbandale Animal Control 3740 Northwest 86th Street Urbandale, IA

West Des Moines Animal Shelter PO Box 65320 West Des Moines, IA

About Polk County Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Polk 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 Polk County.

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