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Animal Control

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Address: Animal Samaritans 72-050 Pet Land Place, Thousand Palms, CA 92276
                (at the Animal Campus next to Riverside County Animal Shelter)

Phone: (760) 343-3644
Phone Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday
Shelter Hours:
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm Thursday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Friday and Saturday
Sunday and County Holidays: Closed
Field Service Hours: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday
(Stand-by Officer on duty during all off hours)




The City of Coachella contracts with the County of Riverside to provide its animal services through the Riverside County Department of Animal Services (RCDAS).

The Coachella Valley City/County Animal Shelter provides complete animal services.

The new Animal Samaritans low-cost veterinary clinic is now located at the Coachella Valley Animal Campus. Animal Samaritans' adoption center is still at its Ramon Road location at 72307 Ramon Road, Thousand Palms.


  • Adoptions
  • Owner Redemptions
  • Owner Surrenders
  • Stray Turn-Ins
  • Field Services
  • Tags
  • Licensing
  • License Inspection
  • Micro-Chipping
  • Humane Euthanasia
  • Volunteer Services
  • Animal Samaritans Vaccinations