Iowa City Animal Services operates out of the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center. Visit our website at for more information. Additional animal regulations can be found on the permits and licenses page.

Our services include

  • Adoption
  • Animal behavior and training information
  • Animal related referral services
  • Barking dog complaints
  • Bite reporting and quarantine
  • Community outreach programming
  • Disaster response
  • Emergency housing
  • Facility tours
  • Food bank
  • Fostering program
  • Humane education
  • Licensing and permits
  • Lost and found reporting and matching
  • Low cost spay and neuter referral services
  • Low cost vaccination referral services
  • Microchip clinics
  • Mobile adoption
  • Neglect and cruelty investigations
  • Reclaim
  • Relinquishment
  • Sheltering services for residence of:
  • (Iowa City, unincorporated Johnson County, University Heights, Coralville and University of Iowa)
  • Stray animal pick up
  • Volunteer Program
  • Wildlife issues and information
3910 Napoleon Lane
Iowa City, IA
Phone Number: 
Office Hours: 
Monday-Friday 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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