Animal control and shelter services in the City of Murrieta are provided through a partnership with Animal Friends of the Valley (AFV). Under this agreement, AFV provides the City with the following services:
Field Services Impounding stray animals, picking-up injured wildlife, cruelty investigations, issuance of citations, nuisance complaints, etc.
Shelter Services Receiving animals from the public, providing low cost vaccination clinics, pet licensing and adoptions, etc.
Open at 8:00 AM Monday through Saturday for LICENSING ONLY Monday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Thursday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Third Sunday Only)