Animal Control provides field services for all the unincorporated areas of San Bernardino County, except for the West End unincorporated communities (West of I-15, south of Mt. Baldy). Additionally, we provide service for the cities of Big Bear Lake, Highland, and Yucaipa.

If you live outside of our service areas, please check our list of other animal control agencies that provide service in the County.

Our Services



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Spay & Neuter

Spaying or neutering is the surgery done to prevent animals from reproducing.

Upcoming Events

Cat Adoption Event Every Wednesday in January

Whisker Wednesday Cat Adoption Event

Date: January 5 – January 5

Every Wednesday in January, Devore and Big Bear Animal Shelters are reducing cat adoption fees to $17. Price includes spay or neuter, microchip and most vaccines, limit 2 at reduced price.

Pet Adoption Event

Betty White Pet Adoption Event

Date: January 15 – January 31

In honor of Betty White and all of the wonderful work she did as an animal advocate, Big Bear & Devore Animal Shelters are having a pet adoption event January 15-31. All furry friends adopted from our shelters are spayed/neutered, microchip, and vaccinated before going home with you. Special pricing...

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Become a Rescue Partner

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We appreciate our Rescue Group Partners as they are an integral part of reducing the homeless pet population and finding loving homes for animals of San Bernardino County.

To partner with us, please complete the application packet by clicking the links below: