Close up photo of an orange cat's eye.

Trap/remove/kill versus Trap/neuter/vaccinate/return and Shelter/neuter/vaccinate return: Kim Staton, Director We receive a variety of calls related to cats in Osceola County and what is very clear is that there is tremendous confusion about how these cats can be and are dealt with in our community. In 2016, Osceola County Animal Services discontinued picking up stray […]

Support Spay and Neuter programs tag flyer.

Osceola County Animal Services is pleased to have been chosen as a grant recipient for the Florida Animal Friend annual grant award. Please support spay and neuter by purchasing a Florida Animal Friend Spay and Neuter license plate and help fix the problem of pet overpopulation! Get a Spay and Neuter tag.

Giving Tuesday 2020 poster

Osceola County Animal Services is participating in the world-wide celebration of giving; Giving Tuesday.  Begun in 2012, Giving Tuesday simply encourages people to do good. In 2019, this event raised gifts with a value of about $511,000,000 in the United States. Our goal this year is monetary donations totaling $5,000.00. Osceola County Animal Services hopes […]

Retro sale poster October 2020

Take a step back in time with our Retro Sale! $25.00 for some hip and happening adoptable cats and dogs! Bell bottoms are not required! Only during October, 2020! In keeping with current safety standards, this is a virtual event which will keep contact to a minimum. Here is how it works: check the adoptable […]

Franklin's Friends Howl-o-ween

Start planning your dog or cat costume for the first annual HOWL-O-WEEN v 2020 pet costume contest! The dog and cat with the best costume will be featured in Franklin’s Friends 2021-2022 calendar. The pet costume contest will kick off on October 1. Just $5.00 per costume photo and $1.00 per vote. Text FRANKLIN to […]

World Rabies Day poster 2020

Vaccinate to eliminate! Rabies virus can cause a nearly 100% fatal illness in humans and other mammals. The virus is present in some wildlife in Florida and can spread to unvaccinated pets, which then pose a high risk to the pet owner and their family. The main wildlife sources of rabies in Florida are raccoons […]

Best Buddies Sale poster $25 adoptions

Best buddies enrich our lives and help make us who we are. You can find either a best buddy – or a best friend for your best buddy during the month of September, 2020. You can even name your own price – starting at $25.00 and up for adoptable cats or dogs! Only during September, […]

Sir Phillip the horse in his pasture at Mill Creek Farm in Alachua, Florida

About Sir Phillip’s journey to his forever home Sir Phillip is a 20 year old Paso Fino gelding. He was rescued by our Animal Control Officers in January of 2020. When found as a stray animal, Sir Phillip was  malnourished and underweight. He was brought back to our St Cloud facility and took up residence […]

Home Page free designer tag poster from DocuPet

That’s right! From now until only October 1, 2020, all Osceola County residents receive a free designer tag when they license their pet, or renew their pet’s existing license.  Choose from 108 styles and support Osceola County Animal Services – how cool is that?! There are even the styles on the right; designed by Osceola […]

Clear the Shelters poster - August 2020

Adoption fees for all dogs and cats: $20.00* Once again, Osceola County Animal Services will be participating in the annual Clear the Shelters event,. This is the sixth consecutive year that NBC and Telemundo owned stations present their popular pet adoption campaign to communities nationwide in partnership with affiliate stations and shelters/rescues.  Since 2015, NBCUniversal […]