City of Denton Animal Services

City of Denton Animal Services


Mission Statement

The mission of Animal Services department is to promote the health, safety, and welfare of animals and people in Denton through responsive and compassionate service.


Volunteers play an important role in providing our shelter pets a positive experience while housed at Denton Animal Services. We have different opportunities to work both directly and indirectly with animals. Our volunteers can serve as greeters, lobby representatives, photographers, cat or dog room attendants, dog exercisers and socializers, offsite events and laundry attendants.