Animal Services

The County of Riverside provides animal field services for the residents of Jurupa Valley. The County operates an animal shelter for housing stray animals and is responsible for ensuring rabies control by providing dog licensing and picking up stray animals.

Visit the Riverside County Department of Animal Services Website 

Lost/Found pets

Are you looking for your missing pet? You can view find pictures of animals online at If you have a current pet license, your animal will be returned to you rather than the shelter. 

Microchip, Spay/Neuter, Vaccinations

Did you know that it is the law to have your dog licensed, microchipped, vaccinated, and spayed/neutered? We want to help you. For assistance, visit

  • A microchip is only as good as a current address. If your pet is microchipped, please get in touch with the microchip company to ensure your address is up to date.

Pet Food, Supplies, and Support

If you need assistance keeping your pet, the Riverside County Department of Animal Services Healthy Pet Zone can help you with pet food, supplies, temporary support, and more. Visit for more information.

Adopt a Pet

Adopt a pet today by visiting

Purchase a Dog License

Find out how to purchase a pet license on the Riverside County Department of Animal Services page.

  1. Coyotes
  2. Skunks
  3. Opossum & Raccoons


Jurupa Valley residents are encouraged to contact Animal Control for assistance in dealing with any animal problems they have. However, awareness about certain common animals in the area can prove useful in understanding how to avoid some problems altogether. For more information about wild coyotes and tips on how to deal with them, please visit the California Department of Fish and Wildlife page.

  1. Animal Control

     Western Riverside County/City Animal Shelter

    6851 Van Buren Boulevard

    Jurupa Valley, CA 92509

    Phone: 951-358-7387 (PETS)

    Toll-free: 1-888-636-7387 (PETS)