Salinas Animal Services (SAS) is a division of the
City of Salinas' Police Department. We provide animal control, animal sheltering, and licensing services for the City of Salinas.
"A community of responsible pet owners and a caring permanent home for every shelter animal."
"To honor the Police Department's mission by working cooperatively within our community to enhance the quality of life for companion animals through professional, superior, and compassionate services."
- To provide excellent customer service
- Reduce pet overpopulation
- Increase shelter adoptions and the rescuing of our shelter animals
- Promote and sustain a safe and human Salinas community
- Educate the public about responsible pet ownership
SAS offers Spay/Neuter vouchers to City of Salinas residents in the amount of $50 for male pets and $75 for females. These vouchers can be used at most vets in the Monterey Couny area and owners are responsible for fees over the voucher amount charged by the veterinarian. Vouchers are good for after the date of issuance. Residents can get the vouchers at SAS and must bring in photo ID and a current utility bill. Dogs must have current rabies vaccination and a current license (if your dog is not licensed yet, you will need to purchase a $10 six month voucher). Cats will need to have current rabies vaccination before or at the time of surgery.