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Welcome to Animal Friends of the Valleys

Shelter Pets…heads and tails above the rest!

Animal Friends of the Valleys is dedicated to promoting humane care of animals through education and a humane, proactive animal services program. We are committed to preventing the suffering of animals and to ending pet overpopulation!

Animals Friends of the Valleys offers animals for adoptions and provides animal services to the cities of Lake Elsinore, Canyon Lake, Wildomar, Menifee, Murrieta, and Temecula. We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.


  • Monday: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Tuesday: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am to 7 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Friday: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Sunday: 12 pm to 4 pm (The 3rd Sunday of each month only)

Paws on the Promenade

October 22, 2016 11:00 am

Come join us for our annual Paws on the Promenade Spooktacular Dog Walk at the Promenade in Temecula, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Public Services & Programs

At Animal Friends of the Valleys, we’re committed to helping our community love its animals & keep them healthy! We do that through humane education, behavior resources, adoptions, & a low-cost vaccination, microchipping, and spay & neuter clinic.

News from our blog

Cancellation of SCFA Quarterly Board of Directors Meeting – Nov. 3, 2016


October 19, 2016

September 2016 Animal Count

September-2016 Animal Count

October 14, 2016



September 28, 2016