Please Note: We are currently updating our phone system. If you're having trouble reaching us by phone, please email us at email@example.com. However, if you have an animal related emergency (sick, injured, aggressive animal), you must call our office at 925-608-8400 and follow the prompts for our emergency services. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Contra Costa County Animal Services Department is committed to protecting the health, safety and well-being of all people and animals in our community through enforcement of state and local laws, providing compassionate care for every animal regardless of its temperament or condition, and reducing the number of animals that enter our County shelters.
We will prioritize lifesaving as our guiding principal. We will shelter homeless, abandoned and lost animals, work to keep and place animals in safe, caring homes, and provide education and services to enhance the lives of people, their animal companions, and to strengthen the human-animal bond.
How We Accomplish Our Mission
Contra Costa County Animal Services Department will accomplish our mission by: