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Welcome to the Guilford County Animal Shelter. We are committed to caring for the lives of all the lost, abandoned, and surrendered animals in Guilford County.

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Shelter Statistics

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Animals Adopted Last Month

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Transfer to Rescue Last Month

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Adoption Hours of Operation

  • Sunday: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Monday: 12:00pm-6:00pm
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: 12:00pm-6:00pm
  • Thursday: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Friday: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Saturday: 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Redemption and Surrender Hours of Operation

  • Sunday: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Monday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Friday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm