PBC Hurricane Pet Friendly Shelter Pre-Registration

The Pet Friendly Shelter is available to Palm Beach County residents residing in a mandatory evacuation zone or in mobile homes. Proof of residency is required. Space is limited and restrictions apply. Pet owners are required to stay at the shelter. The shelter can accommodate approximately 300 people, 400 cats, 250 birds and small pocket pets, and 240 small and large dogs. Livestock and reptiles will not be accepted. Pets will be housed in separate area from people. Pet owners will be given a schedule to attend to their animal’s needs. Please call for more information.

Service Location: 

6000 Northtree Blvd., Lake Worth, FL, 33462


Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control


The shelter provides:

  • Appropriately enforce county, state, and federal animal laws
  • Encourage spay / neuter and provide reduced-cost surgery
  • Humanely euthanize injured and sick animals.
  • Return to owners or adopt to new homes, as many impounded animals as possible
  • Safe shelter and veterinary care for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals

Shelter Hours:
Monday thru Friday - 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday - 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


7100 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33411