About Animal Shelter & Adoption Center

Who We Are

The Animal Shelter & Adoption Center offers a shelter with a no-kill philosophy.

The mission of the Division is to promote:

Adopt A Pet:

Adoption Hours

Monday   Closed for adoptions and owner surrenders
 Tuesday + Wednesday  Open to turn in strays and reclaim lost pets from contracting towns: 1 pm - 5 pm
 Thursday  1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
1 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays with no Rabies Clinic
1 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Thursdays with a Rabies Clinic
(Check the calendar for dates for rabies clinics.)
 Friday  1 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. for adoptionsSaturday
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.Sunday
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.Closed for all major holidays

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Contact Us

Deborah Yankow

Director

Animal Shelter & Adoption Center: 201-229-4600

Animal Control Phone: 201-229-4616

dyankow@co.bergen.nj.us


 Bergen County Department of Health Services

One Bergen County Plaza  • 4th Floor • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-634-2600 • Fax: 201-336-6086

Health & Safety Hotline: 201-225-7000

healthdept@co.bergen.nj.us