Animal Services

Animal Field Services

21001 E. M-78 Hwy 
Independence, MO 64057
Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday, except for most government holidays
Phone: (816) 325-7205 (For field services.)

Shelter: (816) 325-7207 (For shelter services including adoptions, lost/found service, and surrenders.)

animal control officer

 Animal Field Services ensures public health and safety, provides the highest quality service and compassion to the animals entrusted to our care, works to measurably reduce companion animal overpopulation, and takes a leadership role in promoting humane values for the benefit of all animals.

Animal Services Officers are on duty 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. To report a dead animal or animals running loose, animal neglect, animal bites, or dangerous animals, please call (816) 325-7205.

Animal Services does not handle wildlife. We recommend that you contact a wildlife company to have wildlife removed from your property.


Independence Animal Services

21001 E 78 Highway, Independence, MO 64057
Phone(816) 325-7207


Tuesday - Saturday  By Appointment, Walk-Ins Welcome if Time Permits, 10 am - 6 pm 

Sunday - Monday By Appointment Only 


(for stray animal drop-off) 

By Appointment Only


(to reclaim your lost pet)

Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 6pm By Appointment Only

Sunday - Monday By Appointment Only



Call (816) 325-7205