The Shelter Will Be Closed Monday, September 1, in Observance of Labor Day.



Animal Friends of the Valleys provides animal control services to the cities of Canyon Lake, Lake Elsinore, Murrieta, Temecula, Wildomar and Menifee. For all animal related issues, please call the shelter Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 951-674-0618 ext. 222 or 223, or come in person between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

For after hours EMERGENCIES, please call our answering service at 951-506-5069.

Report Animal Cruelty:
951-674-0618 ext. 222

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Tastefully Simple is offering a delectable fundraiser for
Animal Friends of the Valleys! 

Indulge in mouthwatering desserts, soups, breads, dips, sauces, beverages, and so much more! There are over 60 items to choose from. Stock up on some of your favorite goodies all the while knowing Animal Friends of the Valleys will get 100% of the profits from every sale. 

If you would like to order under the fundraiser,
just follow this link to the event page.


Lucky Chi Dog Rescue has graciously offered to donate up to $4000 through a grant from the Gene Haas Foundation to Animal Friends of the Valleys for "The Dog Days of Summer Adoption Blowout" if you, the community, can match their donation!


Enjoy a dinner out at Pat & Oscar's on September 4 and contribute to the homeless animals at the same time! Just make a copy of this flyer and AFV will receive a percentage of your order total!


Coming Saturday, October 25,
Noon to 4 p.m.
Paws on the Promenade

Start thinking now about participating in our annual Halloween Spooktacular Dog Walk
at the Promenade in Temecula
We need sponsors, too!

For more information and to print out entry forms



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 3 Great Offers for MURRIETA Residents!  

1. July 14-31 is "Dog License Late Fee Waiver Period" - ENDED

2. Free Microchipping (still available)

3. Spay/Neuter Vouchers (still available)

More information



All kittens 2 to 6 months only $20 each
(plus any applicable spay/neuter fees).
Adopt 2, and receive $5 off second kitten.
(with approved application)



AFV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic


For an appointment, please call 951-674-0618, ext.218.
Or, visit

Drop off for dog spay/neuters:  8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Drop off for cat spay/neuters:  8:45 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
(Must have an appointment for spay/neuter.)

Low cost vaccinations (and microchipping for $20) are available from
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (no appointment necessary).

The clinic is located at the old shelter site:
29001 Bastron Ave., Lake Elsinore


Need Help with Medical Issues or Spaying or Neutering Your Pet?

Check to see if you qualify
through the Herdina Grant or Smernoff Grant.



As of April 1, all lost Menifee animals will be sheltered at

San Jacinto Valley Animal Campus
581 S. Grand Ave.
San Jacinto, CA 92582

Animal Friends of the Valleys cannot shelter Menifee animals.


Report animal cruelty: Call 951-471-8344















951-674-0618, Animal Friends of the Valleys, 33751 Mission Trail, Wildomar, California  92595

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