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

National Pet Adoption Weekend

National Adoption Weekend

Date: May 20 – May 22

Find your next furry friend during National Adoption Weekend. Big Bear & Devore Animal Shelters are reducing pet adoption fees from May 20-22. Dogs will be $25 and cats $17 and this price includes spay/neuter, most vaccines, and a microchip. Limit 2 per family at reduced prices. Dog license sold...



Date: June 1 – June 30

Every year during spring and summer, kitten season begins. To help get felines out of the shelter and into loving homes, Big Bear and Devore Animal Shelters are reducing adoption fees from ALL MONTH LONG. During the month of June, kittens & cats will be spayed/neutered, microchipped, and vaccinated for...

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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: