The weather is getting warm and your car can heat up in just minutes. Even windows cracked open won't help. Please leave your pets at home and not in the car.
Contra Costa County Animal Services Department is committed to protecting the health, safety and well-being of all people and animals in our community through enforcement of state and local laws, providing compassionate care for every animal regardless of its temperament or condition, and reducing the number of animals that enter our County shelters.
We will prioritize life saving. We will shelter homeless, abandoned and lost animals, work to keep and place animals in safe, caring homes, and provide education and services to enhance the lives of people, their animal companions, and to strengthen the human-animal bond.
Contra Costa County Animal Services Department will accomplish our mission by: