• May 17, 2021

Tags : animal services

Two City Departments earn Animal Welfare Innovation Award

On Wednesday, El Paso Animal Services and the Department of Information Technology Services (DoITS) were announced as the winners of the 2020 Diane & Bob Hoover Annual Innovation Award presented by Pethealth Inc. “Congratulations to the Animal Services and IT Team for continuing to collaborate and innovate to continuously improve services and support a high […]Read More

Animal Services: “Stop the Kit-napping”

El Paso Animal Services is rolling out a new education campaign this kitten season, all in an effort to save more lives and prevent potentially fatal “kit-nappings.” Kitnapping is when kittens are prematurely separated from their mother who is their main source of health. This often happens when residents find a litter of kittens and […]Read More

Animal Services announces additional sign-up dates for No-Cost Spay/Neuters

On Thursday, officials with El Paso Animal Services announced additional registration dates for their spay/neuter voucher program, which is made possible through a generous grant from PetSmart Charities. “The goal of the grant-funded voucher program is to conduct targeted spay/neuter surgeries, helping to reduce the number of animals entering the Animal Services Center,” officials shared. […]Read More

Animal Services opens Adoption Center in Mission Valley as shelter

El Paso Animal Services officials announced Tuesday that they have revamped an empty community center into a new satellite adoption center the will help create new opportunities for great shelter pets. The Mission Valley Adoption Center is located at 9068 Socorro Road and will be open from noon to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. The center will be closed […]Read More

Animal Services to assist pet owners through new food pantry

El Paso Animal Services has recently created a new Pet Commissary initiative aimed at assisting pet owners in need of food for their dogs or cats. The food pantry is made possible through a $5,000 grant from Maddie’s Fund, a national animal welfare foundation. “The Pet Commissary is one of the many ways Animal Services’ […]Read More