Monday thru Friday 12:00pm - 5:00pm (subject
to closure for emergency calls)
Saturday, Sunday, the last Friday each month and Holidays
City of Hollister Police Departments Animal Care &
Service Bureau was established in 1982. The Animal
Control Bureau provides animal control services within
the City of Hollister and the County of San Benito.
Hollister Police Departments Animal Care & Service
Bureau is responsible for impounding stray or lost
animals, cruelty investigations, rabies control, dog
license sales, lost pet reports, 24-hour emergency
services, enforcing local and state ordinances, operation
of the animal shelter, educational programs, and administering
the animal adoption program.
The Animal Shelter serves as a safe haven for thousands
of domestic animals who are lost, abandoned, neglected
or unwanted. The shelter cares for approximately 3500
animals each year.