• Animal Services

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                                Animal Lovers Invited to open house!!

    Animal Shelter Volunteer Orientation will host open house every Thursday at 9 AM. If there are any questions or concerns, Ms. Rachel may be contacted by calling, (910) 937-1164.
    We are located at 244 Georgetown Road, Jacksonville, North Carolina 28540. 

    We also are looking for volunteers for the pet friendly shelter, before, during and after a hurricane and for the special events. Those attending will receive a tour of the facility, as well as information about volunteer opportunities, such as greeting the public, adoption, counseling, greeters, and dog walking. 

    1. Those interested in attending should call (910) 937-1164 to make a reservation or e-mail,  We have a new e-mail address for volunteers only ! OCASVOL@onslowcountync.gov  Thank you, Rachel.

    2. If you’re ready to find your very own faithful feline or canine companion, visit the Onslow County Animal Services shelter or view adoptable animals at www.petharbor.com. To learn more call (910) 455-0182 .

      Rabies Clinic Schedule for 2014 is out! We Have 2 for the month of April. See Press Release. 

      Onslow county Animal Services Encourages to visit the onsite event at PetSmart Store at 1335 Western blvd in Jacksonville, on Saturday, April 5, and April 26, 2014. Stevenson Toyota Adoption Event, Saturday, April 19, 2014. The adoption fee will be reduced for the events

       New procedures dealing with wildlife. All wild animals are regulated. 
      North Carolina Laws protects all wildlife from take without a license or permit. All other trapping circumstances require a permit
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       If the animal is suspected of have rabies, the animal control officer may secure the animal and transport it so it can be sent for testing.  If the animal appears healthy and is just a nuisance wildlife animal, it may not be transported and must be released in the immediate vicinity of capture.Depredation permits from the WRC may be obtained from a District Biologist or a local Wildlife Enforcement Officer or calling 1-800-662-7137 or (919) 707-0050
      If you have any questions please call (919) 707-0068. Wildlife Depredation Permits at no charge. Onslow County Wildlife Biologist is Jonathan Shaw: Office phone number (910) 324-3710, cell (910) 340-2475 .See Press released for more information.