Bonner County ID Animal Shelter

Find Bonner County, Idaho 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.


Bonner County Humane Society & Clinic PO Box 1534 Sandpoint ID 83864 208-263-9282


Life Time Friends Animal Sanctuary PO Box 54 Careywood ID 83809 208-755-6298

Panhandle Animal Shelter 870 Kootenai Cutoff Road Ponderay ID 83852 208-265-7297

Priest River Animal Rescue 5538 U.s. 2 Priest River ID 83856 208-448-0699

Voice of the Animals, Inc. 1031 Stone Road Blanchard ID 83804 208-437-1017

Wolf People PO Box 246 Cocolalla ID 83813 208-263-1100

About Bonner County Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Bonner County, ID 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 Bonner County.

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

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

Bonner County Cat & Dog Adoptions

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

Bonner County Animal Control

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