COVID-19 Updates

Winnebago County Animal Services cares about the health and safety of our staff, volunteers and visitors and has and continues to follow all local and state recommendations related to COVID-19.

Anyone visiting Winnebago County buildings, including Animal Services, who has not been fully vaccinated is required to wear a mask covering both the mouth and nose and maintain a social distance of six feet from other guests when possible. If you are visiting our facility and have been fully vaccinated, you are welcome to remove your mask.

We appreciate your patience and understanding. Due in part to our enhanced safety protocols, Winnebago County Animal Services has remained open and providing service to the community throughout the pandemic. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our customer service team at 815-319-4100.

for more information:

Amber Pinnon

Volunteer Program Coordinator

hours / contact

Shelter/Lobby Hours:
Monday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday-Friday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED
*Please note, all adoptions end 30 minutes prior to closing.

Patrol Hours:
Daily: 7:00 AM. – 12:00 AM (midnight)

Phone: (815) 319-4100
Fax: (815) 319-4101

Main Shelter

4517 North Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103