RICHARDSON – The Richardson Animal Shelter is offering limited services until further notice as the City of Richardson works to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

Starting, March 17 staff will be allowing visitors by appointment only for reclaiming lost pets or to drop-off pets for future adoption. Volunteer and community service activities have been suspended.

Depending on the day, between 50 to 100 people visit the Shelter daily.

For more information and to make an appointment please call 972-744-4480 or e-mail Visit our COVID-19 news page at for the latest updates and more information.