[ACCT Philly is FULL of dogs, and is closed to non-emergency dog intake. Please consider adopting or fostering to help free up space and save a life!

Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia
111 W. Hunting Park Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19140 (map)
(267) 385-3800 | phone
(215) 261-6092 | fax

HOURS: ACCT Philly is open seven days a week from 10am-6pm.

Click here to read about how to adopt.

Please note that due to Covid precautions we are limiting the number of clients inside the building. All clients must wear masks while inside the building.

The lobby is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The lobby will have holiday hours on MLK Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Black Friday, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.


Owner Surrenders

Can’t keep your pet or need medical or behavioral help?

Reach out to ACCT’s Help Desk to provide further guidance on resources that may be available to you to help you keep your pet: helpdesk@acctphilly.org, or complete a Request For Assistance form here.

Please view our resources that may help you keep or rehome your pet instead of surrendering them. Click here for more information.

Lost and Found
Please make sure to visit our Lost Pets page first

Animal Control Services
Available 24hrs a day, 365 days a year for emergencies
267-385-3800 ext 1

Lifesaving Department (Foster & Transfer Partners)

Press Inquiries 
Please email sarah@acctphilly.org