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Long Beach Animal Care Services (LBACS) is committed to maintaining the integrity of their Compassion Saves model.  The Pitchford Companion Animal Shelter, 7700 East Spring Street will be closed to the public, however, LBACS will conduct pet adoptions by appointment.

LBACS is also asking community members, many of whom may be in their homes for several weeks, to foster pets from the shelter if they can provide responsible care to animals for 6-8 weeks or longer. Foster care will also be conducted by appointment.

To make an appointment to adopt or foster a pet, please email AnimalRescue@longbeach.gov or call 562.570.4925. 

Appointments may be made during these hours:

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays

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