Animal Control


Animal Services SupervisorAnimal Shelter
Jennifer Stewart

Contact Us:

Shelter: (432)837-9030

Please use shelter line for adoption inquires, cremation information, lost or found pets, surrenders and volunteer questions only. We do not have a receptionist at the shelter, so please leave a message and we will call you back as soon as possible.

Animal Services: (432-837-3486)
Please use the dispatch line for all requests for service and all general animal related concerns. The Alpine Police Department dispatches our Animal Services Officers to their calls and can get you in touch with one regarding any calls, questions or concerns you may have in a timely manner.

Please do not call the shelter or email our officers for call outs or emergencies. We want to assist you as quickly as possible and we are not always by our shelter phone or on email. The quickest response time is through the non emergency dispatch line. All call out requests through the shelter line and email will be told to contact dispatch. 


Shelter:  Animal Services: 
Monday-Friday  Monday-Sunday
10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M  8:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. Respond to all calls
 2:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M.  6:00 P.M. - 8:00 A.M. Emergency calls only
Saturday and Sunday  Including all Holidays
By appointment only  

Click here to view the City of Alpine’s Animal Ordinances

We have some great new friends waiting to meet you! Contact the shelter through the Alpine Police Department at (432) 837-3486 or (432) 837-9030 for more information, and click the following link to download the Animal Adoption Form:

Animal Adoption Form: Dog

Animal Adoption Form: Cat

Animal Permits
To view the requirements for Animal Permits, please visit our Code of Ordinances: 

Chapter 10 - Animals: Article I - In General: Division 2 - PERMITS

Please fill out the following application and return it to the Alpine Police Department or the animal shelter so that an appointment can be made with the on-duty animal services officer to do a property inspection

Animal Permit Application

Pet Food Pantry
Serving the Alpine community when in need of temporary help feeding their beloved pet.

Please consider donating, or using when you are in need of assistance:

Address: 600 N 5th Street Alpine, TX 79830
Phone: 432-837-2532
Hours of Operation: 10 A.M. - 4 P.M. weekdays

Public Service Announcements & Updates
Found Pets
Adoption is the best option
Spaying and Neutering your pets
Summer Safety Tips for pets
Tips for re-homing your pet
Kitten Season 
Pet Vaccinations
Keeping Animals Outdoors
Emergency Plans for your pets
Volunteering for the Animal Shelter
Halloween and Pets
The Holidays and Pets
Winter and Pets
Oh, Deer
Canine Enrichment
Trapping Dos and Don'ts

Barking Dogs
If you are bothered by a barking dog, please click here to review the suggested procedures to resolve the issue before involving law enforcement.

To pursue an official complaint, use the following documents:

Missing Pet Report
If your pet is missing, please fill out the following form and email to Alternatively, you may bring the completed form to the Alpine Police Department. 

Missing Pet Report
Animal Bite Prevention and General Information
To find out more information on animal bite prevention and general information, please click the link below.
Animal Bite Prevention and General Information


Bee Information

Humane Society:

Adoptable Pet Sites:

Facebook pages:

Pet Cremation

2900 Old Marathon Road
Alpine, Texas 79830

Animal Control Map