Animals in our shelter
The Lee County Animal Shelter is an open door, county facility committed to protect the health, safety and welfare of people and pets throughout the county by enforcing the North Carolina Rabies Law.
Please report all lost and/or found pets to the Lee County Sheriff's Office at 919.775.5531 or use our online submission form here: Submit a Lost/Found Pet Report
Proposed Lee County Animal Services Ordinance
Proposed Changes to Existing Ordinance
Lee County Board of Health Model Rule for Postexposure Management of Dogs and Cats
Regla de Modelo de la Mesa Directiva de Salud del Condado de Lee para Manejo de Perros y Gatos despues de ser expuestos
Lee County Ordinances
Lee County Animal Services Ordinance
For animal related complaints or emergencies please call The Lee County Sheriff's Department at (919) 775-5531
Low cost spay and neuter clinics in the area
Donations: We are always in need of donations, below are a list of items that we can always use. Please drop off all donations to our shelter located at 1450 N. Horner Blvd, Sanford, NC
*We can also take both cash and checks for donations. Wal-Mart gift cards are also appreciated and very useful.
Pets don't ask for much—just a short list of basics such as food, shelter,veterinary care, and, of course, our companionship. But they offer us far more in return, teaching us about love, improving our emotional and physical health, and providing us with unconditional affection and friendship.
Adapted from the Humane Society of the United States’ website.
Map to our shelter
Location:1450 N. Horner Blvd Sanford, NC 27330
Hours of operation: M-F 8am-5pm.