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Animal Care & Services
Janet Duzan
Animal Services Supervisor

921 Dump Rd.
Gardnerville, NV 89410

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 218
Minden, NV 89423

Office: (775) 782-9061
Dispatch: (775)782-5126
Fax: (775) 782-9059

Summer Hours
Monday - Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday (Adoptions Only)
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Responsibilities include:
  • Issuing dog licenses as required by law
  • Impounding stray dogs
  • Enforcing animal control ordinances
  • Finding good homes for shelter dogs and cats
  • Investigation of animal-inflicted injuries
  • Observing impounded animals for rabies
  • Investigation of animal cruelty, and nuisance animal complaints

Our Mission:
To protect the health and welfare of the community by maintaining rabies control programs. To educate the public on rabies prevention and responsible pet ownership. To provide innovative, caring customer service for our expanding community through education, enforcement, and the promotion of humane ethics. To maintain successful adoptions of unwanted or released strays.