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News ImageNovember 15, 2019  Adoption Event November 16-24!Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice!

We are excited to announce that we will be having a Fall Adoption promotion for our senior Pup-kin Spice Lattes, Cat-puccinos and Long Eared Espressos. Adoptions are *$14 (for senior dogs ages 5+ years old, cats/kittens and bunnies of all ages. Not including leash, carrier, or dog licensing fee. Discount does not apply to animals with prior reservation deposits).

We will also be hosting a Cat-Puccino Cafe in our Learning and Training Center from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, November 23rd! Stop on by and meet adorable foster kittens available for adoption!

Please see the flyer for additional details. ( View PDF )

News ImageNovember 9, 2019  Waiving Cat Adoption Fees 11/8-11/10/2019!If you’ve been waiting for the right time to open your home, now is the time.

We currently have over 530 cats onsite who need homes.

This year we have already taken in over 8,500 cats – that’s almost 1,500 more cats and kittens than at this point in 2018! – and that number goes up every.single.day.

In the last week alone, we brought in 143 cats who needed our help. Now we’re asking you for help.

Starting today 11/8 through Sunday 11/10 we are waiving cat adoption fees ($14 microchip fee still applies). Please tell your family, friends, neighbors, coworkers, and anyone else who might be looking for a new family member.

With your support we can continue to help the cats in our community find the homes they’ve been dreaming of.

News ImageOctober 18, 2019  MVP ADOPTION EVENT!Join us for the OC Animal Care 2019 World Series!

The shelter is full, and bases are loaded! Hit a home run out of the park and adopt an MVP (MOST VALUABLE PET)! Beginning October 19 until the end of the 2019 Baseball World Series, there will be *$14 adoptions (Not including dog licensing, leash or carrier. Discount will not apply to puppies under 6 months of age and animals with prior reservation deposits).

Step up to the plate and be the MVP to one of our furry friends! ( View PDF )

News ImageOctober 15, 2019  38 Kittens find Homes through Partnership with OC Public LibrariesOC Animal Care partnered with OC Public Libraries to help adorable kittens find loving homes. These “OC Tails and Tales” kitten adoption events encouraged the public to come to the library to adopt, read to the kittens and learn more about OC Animal Care. Irvine Heritage Library, Cypress Library and Tustin Library were among the venues that hosted these kitten adoptions, and it was a huge success! Over the span of 3 events, a total of 38 kittens were adopted into loving homes! Event goers also had the opportunity to learn more about the shelter’s foster program that saves hundreds of kittens each year! The shelter is grateful to have the opportunity to co-host these events and provide an additional resource for kittens who are waiting to be adopted.
OC Animal Care is excited to partner with OC Public Libraries for additional events in the future to help more feline friends find loving homes!


News ImageOctober 9, 2019  Update: PHONE LINES ARE BACK UPUpdate: Phone lines are back up. Thank you for your patience!

Our phone lines are down. Our IT department is working on resolving this issue ASAP. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Please use our after hours number at: (714)259-1122

You can also contact us via email at occrocpetinfo@occr.ocgov.com with any general inquiries.

If you have questions about pet licensing, please contact us at Acslicensing@occr.ocgov.com


Thank you for your patience!

November 22, 2019
11:00 AMAdopt a Pup-kin Spice Latte, Cat-Puccino, or Long Eared Espresso!Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice!

We are excited to announce that we will be having a Fall Adoption promotion for our senior Pup-kin Spice Lattes, Cat-puccinos and Long Eared Espressos. Adoptions are *$14 (for senior dogs ages 5 years old, cats/kittens and bunnies of all ages. Not including leash, carrier, or dog licensing fee. Discount does not apply to animals with prior reservation deposits).

We will also be hosting a Cat-Puccino Cafe in our Learning and Training Center from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, November 23rd! Stop on by and meet adorable foster kittens available for adoption!
November 23, 2019
11:00 AMAdopt a Pup-kin Spice Latte, Cat-Puccino, or Long Eared Espresso!Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice!

We are excited to announce that we will be having a Fall Adoption promotion for our senior Pup-kin Spice Lattes, Cat-puccinos and Long Eared Espressos. Adoptions are *$14 (for senior dogs ages 5 years old, cats/kittens and bunnies of all ages. Not including leash, carrier, or dog licensing fee. Discount does not apply to animals with prior reservation deposits).

We will also be hosting a Cat-Puccino Cafe in our Learning and Training Center from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, November 23rd! Stop on by and meet adorable foster kittens available for adoption!
November 24, 2019
11:00 AMAdopt a Pup-kin Spice Latte, Cat-Puccino, or Long Eared Espresso!Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice!

We are excited to announce that we will be having a Fall Adoption promotion for our senior Pup-kin Spice Lattes, Cat-puccinos and Long Eared Espressos. Adoptions are *$14 (for senior dogs ages 5 years old, cats/kittens and bunnies of all ages. Not including leash, carrier, or dog licensing fee. Discount does not apply to animals with prior reservation deposits).

We will also be hosting a Cat-Puccino Cafe in our Learning and Training Center from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, November 23rd! Stop on by and meet adorable foster kittens available for adoption!
December 5, 2019
6:30 PMLow-Cost Vaccine & Microchip ClinicStop by OC Animal Care and update your pet's vaccines or get a microchip during our monthly Low-Cost Vaccine & Microchip clinic. Our Low-Cost Clinic advises customers if their animal is ill, they need to take it to their own veterinarian for exam.
December 5, 2019
6:30 PMLow-Cost Vaccine & Microchip ClinicStop by OC Animal Care and update your pet's vaccines or get a microchip during our monthly Low-Cost Vaccine & Microchip clinic. Our Low-Cost Clinic advises customers if their animal is ill, they need to take it to their own veterinarian for exam.