The Effingham County Animal Shelter is located at 307 Hwy 119 North in Springfield, between Railroad Avenue and the Effingham County prison.

New Animal Shelter Operation Hours

Office Hours

 

Monday – Friday

8:30am to 5:00pm

 

Kennel Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

10:30am – 4:00pm

 

Thursday Kennel Hours

1:00pm – 4:00pm

 

Closed

Saturday and Sunday


The shelter has a number of very adoptable pets that need loving, permanent homes. The adoption fee is $45. Please note that all animals adopted from the shelter must be spayed or neutered.


If you live near this area and are missing a pet, please come by the shelter and fill out a lost card. However, with the large number of animals we see, please check at the shelter frequently to see if your pet may have shown up.

Should you need to contact Effingham County Animal Control

Effingham County Animal Shelter office number is 912-754-2109

 

Effingham County Animal Control/Humane Enforcement number is 912-754-4195