The Seattle Animal Shelter will be closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays on Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, and Friday, Jan. 1, 2010. Field enforcement officers will not be available on those days. The shelter will resume its regular hours the day after each holiday.
If you find a stray animal, you are encouraged to care for the animal until the shelter reopens the following day. If it is a life-threatening situation involving humans, call 911. All other calls should go to the Seattle Police Department nonemergency number, (206)625-5011.
The Seattle Animal Shelter’s regular hours are: Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 6 p.m. for adoptions and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for licensing. For more information, please call (206)386-PETS(7387).
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