Free Adoptions, Fosters Needed

You may have seen in the news that our partners at Animal Care and Protective Services are currently closed due to COVID-19. We need your help emptying our shelter so we can continue to serve our community. 

JHS is seeking help in the following ways:

  • Adopt: JHS adoption hours are currently weekdays from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. and weekends 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Adoption fees are waived beginning 3/16/2020.
  • Foster: If you are considering fostering an adult dog or cat, come to JHS during adoption hours and inquire at the front desk. Fosters should be prepared to foster pets for at least 30 days.
  • Donate: Those who cannot adopt or foster can donate using .


Jacksonville, they call us the “Bold New City of the South” for a reason. Let’s come together for the pets!