San Antonio Animal Care Services has stopped public intake during stay-at-home order


As of Wednesday, ACS has stopped the public intake of dogs and cats at its campus at 4710 State Highway 151 due to the “Stay Home, Work Safe” order that was placed to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

As of Wednesday, ACS has stopped the public intake of dogs and cats at its campus at 4710 State Highway 151 due to the “Stay Home, Work Safe” order that was placed to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

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As of Wednesday, ACS has stopped the public intake of dogs and cats at its campus at 4710 State Highway 151 due to the “Stay Home, Work Safe” order that was placed to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

As of Wednesday, ACS has stopped the public intake of dogs and cats at its campus at 4710 State Highway 151 due to the “Stay Home, Work Safe” order that was placed to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Photo: Google Maps

San Antonio Animal Care Services has stopped public intake during stay-at-home order

As of Wednesday, San Antonio Animal Care Services has temporarily stopped its public intake of dogs and cats during the “Stay Home, Work Safe Order” issued by the city and Bexar County.

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The city’s shelter is asking residents to call 311 if they find a stray animal, the organization said on its Facebook page. ACS officers will continue to answer public safety calls and staff will continue to care for the animals currently at its campus

ACS is also encouraging residents to reconsider surrendering any pet to the shelter during this time. Owner surrenders will be limited and based on capacity. Residents can email acsintake@sanantonio.gov for further information.

Adoption and foster services are still available on an appointment-only basis. For more information, visit sanantonio.gov.

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