City of Temecula Animal Control Services 

Animal control services are provided through a contract with the Animal Friends of the Valleys (AFV). AFV is dedicated to promoting the humane care of animals through education and proactive animal services program. They are committed to preventing the suffering of animals and to ending pet overpopulation. 

Animal Friends
Animals rescued by the humane and animal services officers will be taken to the AFV shelter.

Please contact Animal Friends of the Valleys for information about: 
  • Pet adoptions 
  • Lost & Found
  • Hours of Operation 
  • Animal Licensing
  • Vaccinations 
  • Road Kill
Regulations regarding animal control can be found in Temecula Municipal Code Title 6.

Zoning regulations can be found under Title 17.