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To make an appointment to adopt or foster a pet, please email PetAdopt@longbeach.gov or call 562.570.4925. For all other services, please email AnimalCare@longbeach.gov or call 562.570.7387

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

Beginning June 30th, pet owners may reclaim their pets during regular business hours without an appointment.

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Although there are currently no reported cases of canine influenza or leptospirosis in Long Beach, an outbreak has been spreading in since mid-July in Los Angeles County, impacting two animal shelters, multiple boarding kennels, dog parks and doggy day care centers, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health.

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Distemper Outbreak 2021
Long Beach Animal Care Services (ACS) is notifying the public of a critical animal health situation. A distemper outbreak has been reported, affecting more than 38 raccoons and at least one skunk, primarily in the east Long Beach area.
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