San Francisco Animal Care & Control FAQs
The fee varies by the type of animal; see the Fee Schedule. Each adoption fee includes: a 1-year dog license or lifetime cat registration, spay/neuter surgery, a microchip, vaccinations, one free Vet Exam (in SF), and a 20% coupon for Pet Food Express.
Animal Care & Control is located at 1200 15th Street at Harrison, San Francisco, CA 94103. Look for the orange building behind the Best Buy store and next to the SFSPCA.
The adoption center is open from 12:00-6:00 pm every day and until 7:00 pm on Wednesdays. The front desk opens at 11am for some services that don’t involve animals, like renewing a license. The shelter is closed on S.F. City and County legal holidays.