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Our Services

Whether your puppy has lost its way or an animal needs a home, the City of Bloomington Animal Care and Control is here to help. A division of the Department of Public Works, Animal Care and Control operates the City of Bloomington Animal Shelter and is the primary provider of animal-related services for Bloomington and Monroe County. Our principal activities include:

Please contact us with any animal-related questions or concerns and remember to visit the shelter if you want to add a new furry friend to your family!


The Monroe County Humane Society and Pets Alive Spay and Neuter Clinic offer microchip clinics for adopted animals.

Monroe County Humane Society 812.333.MCHA

Pets Alive 812.349.1349


Hill's Diet Food, Shelter and Love campaign 3410 S Walnut Street<

Bloomington, IN 47401
Ph: 812-349-3492
Fx: 812-349-3440
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Office Hours:

Monday/Wednesday/Thursday/Saturday, Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday/Friday, Noon - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday 1 - 4 p.m. for Adoptions Only

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