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Click above to find out more about our barn cats.
Commissioner holding a special dog.
You provide the love & care, we provide the rest!
From July 23 - August 4th, we will have $10 pet adoptions when you donate $10 of school supplies for children in need.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Animal Services Conference Room
Osceola County Animal Services is pleased to have been chosen as a 2017 grant recipient for the Florida Animal Friend annual grant award.
Adoption fees reduced to $20.00 with donation!
Spring Fever Adoption Special Throughout March!
We want to help you keep your pet or get a new one!
Join us for our annual community appreciation day event at the shelter Saturday April 14th from 10-2; extended adoption hours until 5:00pm!
Did you hear? Osceola County Animal Services is pleased to announce $12 pet adoptions this December!
Pittsburgh Aviation Animal Rescue Team transports animals to Florida and South Carolina rescue groups At the request of the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), Osceola County Animal Services received 17 homeless dogs displaced by Hurricane Maria in St. Croix on Thursday.
What is kitten season? In this video, find out what it is and how the shelter is working with the community to help kittens find happy homes.
T.R.E.A.T.S. is a partnership between Osceola County Animal Services and the Transition House in Kissimmee. The dogs in the program receive training and extra attention for enhanced adoptability.
PR17-76 In an effort to reduce the number of pets that wind up at the Osceola County Animal Services shelter on a daily basis, a new, “managed intake” program will launch on October 16.
Due to Hurricane Irma, parts of our county are flooding and requiring mandatory evacuation.
Osceola County Animal Services will open Tuesday September 12th to service lost pet reports and reunite owners with lost pets.
Hurricane season is here and while most Floridians know to prepare a hurricane kit for themselves, sometimes making preparations for our pets can be an afterthought.
Well, if they volunteered at Osceola County Animal Services, they did quite a lot!
PR17-24 Osceola County, Florida – With recent cases of the H3N2 Canine Influenza Virus (CIV) in the state of Florida, officials from Osceola County Animal Services are urging residents to know the signs and take precautions to prevent the spread of this potentially deadly disease.
PR17-020 “Kitten season” is underway and Osceola County Animal Services is being inundated with adorable, fluffy animals. Too many, officials say.
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with our Cinco de Meow adoption event! Adoption fees are waived for all cats/kittens!
Planning ahead for our animals as well as our human family can go a long way to avoiding what happens all too often – finding a last minute solution to the problem of what to do before, during and after a disaster.
Animal Services Stories of Success. Manolo the Flying Dog
Can't visit the shelter? Meet some of our adoptable dogs at one of our off-site events!
Trapping code of feral and domesticated cats.
Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Osceola County Animal Services on January 11th.
Join us on Friday, January 6th for the Secret Life of Pets, sponsored by Kissimmee Utility Authority.
It is Gift Giving Tuesday and we are still in need of Kuranda pet beds.
From December 9th to December 21st, all pet adoption fees are only $12!
PR16-61 Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County, in partnership with local non-profit organization SNiP-It! held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new SNiP-It! Clinic Monday morning.
The Osceola Board of County Commissioners, and their non-profit partners SNiP-it of Central Florida, look to improve services available to pets and pet owners in Osceola County, while simultaneously reducing the need for pet euthanasia.
Our soon to be launched pilot program is a great way for the community to help save the lives of kittens!
Osceola County Animal Services always has a surplus of "barn" cats, who would do well living in a barn. Barns offer all things that cats like; places to perch and hide, dark quiet sleeping quarters, and many things to excite the curious nature of cats.
We now have a new section on our website just for kitten care!
We are the lucky recipients of an equipment grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)!
Help us break last years daily record and adopt out more animals each day for the months of June, July, and August. The winning shelter gets bragging rights for a full year!!
We're raising funds to help with some much needed renovations in order to open a low cost, high volume spay & neuter clinic in Osceola County located at 3096 Michigan Avenue in Kissimmee!
In recent months, Osceola County Animal Services has received an unprecedented number of animals from situations of neglect.
Did you know that on a 70 degree day it is still too hot to leave a pet in the car?
Wednesday, May 6th, will be our last day at the Michigan Annex location at 3096 Michigan Avenue.
Anyone with information is urged to call 800-423-TIPS. If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward. Together we can stop animal cruelty.
Osceola County Animal Services and The Transition House are looking for people to sponsor dogs in the training program. Just like everything else, this program comes with a cost.
In late April 2014, Osceola County Animal Services proudly entered into an agreement with The Transition House and the Training and Rescuing Eagerly Adoptable and Talented Shelter dogs (TREATS) program was born.
The Shelter is currently in need of foster supplies for our foster pets. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Any dog or cat that is found wearing a current Osceola County license tag by an Animal Control Officer, even when a complaint has been filed, will receive a courtesy ride home by the Officer if the owner can be reached.
Happy Trails Animal Rescue is a local animal rescue that offers prevention based services in addition to animal rescue and adoption. One of the services we offer is a pet food pantry to help the elderly on fixed incomes and families experiencing financial hardships feed their pets to prevent them from going hungry or ending up in local shelters.