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

All Cats Still Only $5
(+ spay/neuter fee, if applicable)
  (with approved application)


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  Attention Temecula Residents!

Great Offers for Temecula Residents!  

1. Microchips for $5 (regularly $20) (Valid at Wildomar shelter only.)

2. Spay/Neuter Vouchers - Income restrictions apply.


  Attention Murrieta Residents!

Great Offers for Murrieta Residents!  

1. Free Microchipping (Valid at Wildomar shelter only.)

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) (Valid at Wildomar shelter only.)

  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

June 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

The clinic will also be open Friday, July 3, 17 & 24.
Starting in August, the clinic will be open
Monday - Friday.

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. 


Report animal cruelty: Call 951-471-8344

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