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 […]

July 4 pet safety poster

It is recommended that pet owners take the following steps to keep their pets safe this Independence Day holiday: Be sure that your pet’s license and shots are up to date. Be sure that your pet is wearing its tag. Click here if you need to get one. Update any microchip information online. Do not […]

Time to prepare hurricane season poster

June 1 was the beginning of hurricane season which lasts all the way through November. Given the weather disturbances we have already had in May, this year is setting up to a busy season. It is so important for pet owners to prepare in advance for their pets in the event of a disaster, even […]

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.

Tag design contest winner is announced

Your favorite new tag design! When DocuPet became our pet licensing tag provider, a contest for Osceola County children to design a new pet license tag for Animal Services began. The new tag design choices were all created by local children between the ages of three and nine. Voting by the public took place through […]

Covid 19 information page poster

During the Covid 19 outbreak, many people have found great comfort in their pets. All pet owners want to keep their friends safe and happy so that, once this emergency passes, they will continue to bring us friendship, company and entertainment. Fostering Pet safety Why foster? To learn more about how to become a foster, […]

Shelter closed 3/23/20 for deep cleaning

On Monday, March 23, the Osceola County Animal Services facility in St Cloud will be closed for a deep cleaning. As we will be using high pressure equipment and cleaners to sanitize all areas of the building, we deem it safer to have no guests on site that day. There will be no adoptions conducted […]

DocuPet HomeSafe program poster

The HomeSafe™ Lost Pet System is an online tool that ties your pet’s unique tag number to their online profile. This means that if anyone finds your pet, they can easily visit our site, enter the number found on your pet’s tag, and immediately get access to the contact information you have chosen to provide. […]