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


ACCT Philly is open seven days a week from 10am-6pm.
We are open for walk in adoptions 10am-12pm. 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 and Christmas Day. The lobby will have holiday hours on MLK Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Black Friday, Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. 


Owner Surrenders
By appointment only.
Calling (267) 385-3800 ext 700 is the first step to make an appointment.
Please view our resources that may help you keep or rehome your pet instead of surrendering them, and consider reaching out to the Citizens for a No Kill Philadelphia Help Desk at
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 
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