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Hours of operation

Monday-Wednesday -Friday 10:00 am-5:00 pm.
Tuesday-Thursday 11:00 am -6:00 pm.

Wednesdays we are closed from 12:00 pm-1:00 pm for staff training.

Adoptions stop 1 hour prior to closing.
We are closed weekends and holidays


The shelter will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

  • Monday January 1st- New years 2024

  • Monday January 15th - Martin Luther King Day 2024

  • Monday February 19th - Presidents Day 2024

  • Monday May 27th - Memorial Day 2024

  • Wednesday June 19 - Juneteenth 2024

  • Thursday July 4th- Independence Day 2024

  • Wednesday July 24th - Pioneer Day 2024

  • Monday September 2nd - Labor Day 2024

  • Monday November 11th - Veterans Day 2024

  • Thursday - Friday November 28th- 29th - Thanksgiving 2024

  • Tuesday- Wednesday December 24th- 25th -Christmas 2024


  • RELINQUISH A STRAY ANIMAL: If you have found a stray animal, please contact your local animal control authority: or you can bring the animal to the shelter in person. 

  • ​ANIMAL ADOPTIONS: All adoptions are on a first come first serve basis. You must come into the shelter in person and have spent time with the animal prior to adoption.  

  • END OF LIFE SERVICES: Please contact your local veterinarian. 

  • ANIMAL CRUELTY COMPLAINTS: If you suspect an animal is being mistreated or abused please contact your local police departments non emergency dispatch. 



          -Animal Humane Society​​​​

South Utah Valley Animal Shelter serves the communities and animals of southern Utah County; Elk Ridge, Mapleton, Payson, Provo, Salem, Santaquin, Spanish Fork, Springville, and Woodland Hills.
We try to reunite lost animals with their owners. For dogs, cats, and other animals that are not reclaimed, we work to find them homes through our adoption program and by partnering with local rescues. 

  • Animal care and sheltering for lost and abandoned pets

  • Dog licensing

  • Online animal licensing

  • Pet adoptions and placement of animals with rescue groups

  • Volunteer and foster programs

  • Community education

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