Media Release

Animal Services Open House

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 9:30 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Alachua County Animal Services invites citizens to their Open House on Saturday, January 23, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Alachua County Animal Services Headquarters (3400 N.E. 53rd Ave, Gainesville).

During the Open House, Animal Services is offering free adoptions to qualified homes and free microchipping (while supplies last). Representatives from local animal organizations (Operation Catnip of Gainesville, the Spay-Neuter-Release program, Alachua County Humane Society Vaccination Clinic, and others), several boarding facilities, and pet supply stores will be available.

View/download the event flyer (PDF).

The Animal Services Headquarters is open Tuesday through Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Alachua County Animal Services at 352-264-6870.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).