​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Alachua County Animal Resources offers a variety of services for our community​

Shelter Operations
Shelter Operations

​Offered to Public

  • Medically Necessary Euthanasia (must provide medical records)
  • Rabies Vaccinations (Animal Resources cannot offer any other vaccinations)  Rabies vaccinations are only offered Tuesdays - Fridays  10:30am - 2:00pm​

Animal Resources does not offer boarding/kenneling services to the public.

Offered In-House

  • Shelter and Care for Stray/Unwanted Animals Waiting for Adoption
  • Basic Veterinary Treatment and Vaccinations for Sick/Injured Stray Animals Waiting for Adoption
  • Spay/Neuter Surgery for Animals that have been Adopted from Alachua County Animal Resources
Field Operations
Field Operations

​Offered to Public

  • Animal Cruelty Investigations
  • Quarantine of Biting Animals
  • Nuisance Animal Complaints
  • Humane Education
  • Trapping Services for sick, injured or possibly rabies exposed animals.
  • Dangerous Dog Investigations
  • Sick or Injured Animals
  • Dog-at-Large Complaints
  • Rabies Control
  • Complaints of Failure to Remove Animal Feces
  • Complaints of Failure to Confine Animals in Estrus
  • Animal Establishment Inspections
  • Emergency Assistance for Public Safety Agencies

Field Operation Forms


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  • Alachua County Animal Resources
  • Animal Shelter Supervisor
  • 3400 NE 53rd Ave
  • Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Phone: 352-264-6870
  • Fax: 352-955-2542​
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)