Chautauqua County NY Animal Shelter

Find Chautauqua County, New York 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.


Chautauqua County Humane Society 2825 Strunk Road Jamestown NY 14701 716-664-2209


Humane Society Falconer 1805 East Elmwood Avenue Falconer NY 14733 716-665-2209

Jamestown Animal Control 200 East 3rd Street Jamestown NY 14701 716-483-7532

Lakeshore Humane Society 431 East Chestnut Street Dunkirk NY 14048 716-672-1991

Stockton Town Animal Control 223 Dale Drive Cassadaga NY 14718 716-595-3192

About Chautauqua County Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Chautauqua County, NY 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 Chautauqua County.

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

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

Chautauqua County Cat & Dog Adoptions

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

Chautauqua County Animal Control

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