About Us

Orange County’s Animal Services Center is located at 1601 Eubanks Road in Chapel Hill, NC

Animal Services Center Hours

Our regular hours are:

  • Monday - Friday: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.*
  • Saturday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.*
  • Sunday: Closed

*Meetings with available pets end one hour before closing.

*Animal Intake Services are available by appointment.

Animal Control Field Service Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • To contact Animal Control during regular hours, dial 919-942-7387 and choose option 1.
  • For Animal Control emergencies after hours, please call 9-1-1 to be connected to our on-call Animal Control Officer.


  • Saturday, 11/19/22, for a special event.
  • Thursday, 11/24/22 - Saturday, 11/26/22, for Thanksgiving.  
  • Friday, 12/23/22 - Tuesday, 12/27/22, for Christmas.

Please dial 9-1-1 if you have an animal-related emergency when we are closed (such as animal bites to humans or exposure to rabies).

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