West Valley City Animal Services appreciates the support of the many community donors who provide supplies and funds to care for the animals in our facility. In addition to food, toys and pet supplies, the Animal Shelter accepts monetary donations to provide professional veterinary care for sick and injured animals.

Medical fund donations are accepted in person at the Animal Shelter, or may be mailed to:

West Valley City Animal Services
4522 West 3500 South
West Valley City, UT 84120

Donations may also be made online through our secure PayPal account:

Sponsor a Kennel!

Help support the welfare and medical expenses of our furry guests by sponsoring a dog or cat kennel, or the cat play room! This is a great way for you or your business to support a cause you care about.

Dog Kennel: $50
Cat Kennel: $50
Front Row Dog Kennel: $100
Cat Play Room: $200

Contact us at 801-965-5800 to learn more.

The Animal Shelter is always in need of the following donations:
First Aid
  • Bandage
  • Gauze (white and colored)
  • Mineral Oil
  • Neosporin
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Vet Wrap
Animal Supplies
  • Blankets
  • Brushes
  • Cat Litter
  • Chicken and Beef Broth
  • Food (canned, dry, puppy, kitten, and adult)
  • "Kong" Dog Toys
  • Leashes and Collars
  • Nail Clippers
  • Peanut Butter
  • Shampoo and Deodorizer
  • Sheets
  • Towels
  • Cat and Dog Toys
  • Treats
Cleaning Supplies
  • Bleach
  • Dish Soap
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Hand Soap
  • Laundry Soap (powder)
  • Disinfectant Spray (Lysol)
  • Disinfectant Wipes (Lysol, Clorox, etc.)
  • Paper Towels
Office Supplies
  • Air Fresheners
  • Batteries (C, D, AA, AAA, 9V)
  • Card Stock
  • Copy Paper
  • Hanging File Folders
  • Notebooks
  • Pens
  • Sheet Protectors
  • Solo Plastic Cups
  • Sticky Notes
  1. Contact Us:

    Dave Moss

    Animal Services Director

    Nathan Beckstead

    Field Operations Supervisor

    Kathy Schuster

    Shelter Supervisor


    Monday - Friday

    9:30 am - 6 pm
    Note: no monetary transactions will be accepted after 5:30 pm.


    10 am - 2 pm Note: The front office (licensing, adoptions, payments, etc.) is open on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month.

    Adoption meet and greets are stopped one hour prior to closing each day to allow our staff to prepare the animals for bed.

    The West Valley City Animal Shelter is closed on most nationally observed holidays.

    4522 West 3500 South
    West Valley City, UT 84120

    Ph: 801-965-5800
    Fax: 801-965-3974
    After Hours: 801-840-4000