- From December 21, 2020 to January 4, 2021, the Return to Field program will only operate on December 21, 22, 28, and 29. The program will resume to normal operations on Monday, January 4, 2021.
- Field Services will continue to operate on a normal basis except for Friday, December 25, 2020 and Friday, January 1, 2021, when only emergency services will be available.
- Additionally, the OC Humane Society will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1
During COVID-19, Garden Grove Animal Care will continue to operate and provide services to the City. As we are trying to limit exposure to our staff, officers will continue to respond to calls for service, but will be limiting citizen contact.
Our contracted shelter, OC Humane Society, is open Monday through Saturday by appointment only. Please contact them at (714) 536-8480 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
As a reminder, trappers must have a "Cat Trap Permit" on file to participate. If you would like to participate, please contact us directly.
Visit ggcity.org/coronavirus for more information.
All animal field and licensing services are provided by the City of Garden Grove under Garden Grove Animal Care Services.
Garden Grove Animal Care Services
Garden Grove Municipal Service Center
13802 Newhope Street
Garden Grove, CA 92840
Phone: (714) 741-5565
The on-duty/on-call animal care officer is automatically notified when a voicemail message is left and will determine the level of response necessary. For after-hours emergencies, call Garden Grove Police Department at (714) 741 - 5704.
Animal shelter services are provided by the OC Humane Society.
Orange County Humane Society
21632 Newland Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92646
Monday - Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Pet Alert Window Decals Now Available to Garden Grove Residents Only
In the event of an emergency, Garden Grove Animal Care’s pet rescue decal alerts rescue personnel that pets are inside your home or apartment. Call or email Garden Grove Animal Care Services at (714) 741-5565 or firstname.lastname@example.org to request a free decal. Please provide your name and mailing address. (NOTE: Must Have a City of Garden Grove Address to receive decal.)