Animal Friends of the Valleys provides animal control services to the cities of Canyon Lake, Lake Elsinore, Murrieta, Temecula, Wildomar and Menifee. For all animal related issues, please call the shelter Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 951-674-0618 ext. 222 or 223, or come in person between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

For after hours EMERGENCIES, please call our answering service at 951-506-5069.

Report Animal Cruelty:
951-674-0618 ext. 222

  Upcoming Events
  Rescheduled to Friday, June 19, due to rain.
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  Attention Temecula Residents!

Three Great Offers for Temecula Residents!  

1. April 1 to 15 is "Dog License Late Fee Waiver Period" (Save $20)

2. Microchips for $5 (regularly $20)

3. Spay/Neuter Vouchers (Income restrictions apply)


  Attention Murrieta Residents!

Three Great Offers for Murrieta Residents!  

1. July 14-31 is "Dog License Late Fee Waiver Period" - Ended

2. Free Microchipping (still available)

3. Spay/Neuter Vouchers (still available)  Effective now - no income restrictions for City of Murrieta residents!

                                                     More information

Lake Elsinore, Wildomar, and Riverside County Areas
Serviced by AFV

(County areas include Lakeland Village, Cleveland Ridge, The Grove,
Warm Springs, Horsethief Canyon, and some parts of the Wine Country.)

1. Microchips for $5 (regularly $20)

2. Spay/Neuter Vouchers (Lake Elsinore vouchers no longer available.)
(License fees are much less expensive for dogs and cats that are spayed or neutered.)

More information:

  More Help for Your Pet

We are pleased to announce The Community Foundation
has approved AFV for distribution of  the Herdina Grant and the Smernoff Grant

Eligibility requirements


View Shelter Statistics for Your City

April 2015

  Purchase 2015 AFV Calendar

Purchase your 2015 AFV Calendars for only $10 each at the shelter, our Saturday adoption shows at the Temecula PETCO or online.

They make great gifts that can be enjoyed all year long. Help the animals by purchasing yours today!

                  Now $5.00        

  Don't Forget...

AFV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic


For an appointment, please call 951-674-SPAY.
Or, visit

Drop off for dog spay/neuters:  8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Drop off for cat spay/neuters:  8:45 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
(Must have an appointment for spay/neuter.)

Low cost vaccinations (and microchipping for $20) are available from
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (no appointment necessary).

The clinic is located at the old shelter site:
29001 Bastron Ave., Lake Elsinore

DIRECTIONS (please note that Google's driving directions are incorrect):

From Interstate 15, exit the Highway 74/Central Ave. off ramp and go west
Turn left on Collier
Right on Chaney
Right on Strickland
The clinic is 2 blocks north on the right hand side.

Need Help with Medical Issues or
Spaying or Neutering Your Pet?

Check to see if you qualify
through the Dryden Grant. 



 All lost Menifee animals will be sheltered at

San Jacinto Valley Animal Campus
581 S. Grand Ave.
San Jacinto, CA 92582

Animal Friends of the Valleys cannot shelter Menifee animals.


Report animal cruelty: Call 951-471-8344















951-674-0618, Animal Friends of the Valleys, 33751 Mission Trail, Wildomar, California  92595

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