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

  • Monday January 17th - Martin Luther King Day 2022

  • Monday February 21st  - Presidents Day 2022

  • Monday May 30th - Memorial Day 2022

  • Monday June 20th - Juneteenth 2022

  • Monday July 4th - Independence Day 2022

  • Monday July 25th - Pioneer Day 2022

  • Monday September 5th - Labor Day 2022

  • Friday November 11th - Veterans Day 2022

  • Thursday-Friday November 24th 25th - Thanksgiving

  • Friday -Monday December 23rd 26th  - Christmas


Hours of operation

Monday:        10:00am-12:00pm 1:00 pm - 5:00pm

Tuesday:       10:00am-12:00pm 1:00 pm - 5:00pm

Wednesday: 10:00am-12:00pm 1:00 pm- 5:00pm

Thursday:     10:00am-12:00pm 1:00 pm - 5:00pm

Friday:         10:00am-12:00pm 1:00 pm - 5:00pm

Saturday:     Closed

Sunday:        Closed​

*Adoptions stop an hour prior to closing time


  • 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 email information to animalservices@utahcounty.gov ​​​​

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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