About the Animal Shelter

Get in touch with us

Monday- Saturday,

9 AM- 12 PM, 2 PM- 4 PM

 463 Airport Road
Sylva, NC 28779

After Hours: 828.586.1911

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    Who We Are

    The Jackson County Animal Shelter is run through the Envirnomental Health Section of the Jackson County Department of Public Health.  The Shelter is maintained by:

    • Animal Control Officers who work tirelessly to protect the public health of our community and the welfare of our animals
    • Volunteers who are devoted to finding forever homes for adoptable pets
    • Partners who work to ensure the animals of our community are well cared for

    Volunteers and staff with the Animal Shelter.