We have three Community Animal Shelters
serving all of Santa Barbara County


Santa Barbara Animal Shelter

Full service to the City of Goleta and the South County (excluding the City of Carpinteria)
Sheltering service to the City of Santa Barbara


5473 Overpass Road
Goleta, CA 93111
Phone: (805) 681-5285
Shelter Supervisor: Lisa Kenyon

Office: Monday thru Friday 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.;
           Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Adoptions: Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30p.m.;
                  Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

SB Shelter

To get there...

From Highway 101, exit at Patterson Avenue and turn toward the ocean. At the first signal, turn right on Overpass Road. Follow the road past the Santa Barbara Humane Society (go past the big yellow house) to the next facility, which is Santa Barbara County Animal Services... you will see us on the right hand side. From Hollister Ave. turn onto Sumida Gardens Ln.  We are on the left side of the street about 1/4 mile from Hollister.


Lompoc Animal Shelter
La PAWS

Full service to the Cities of Lompoc, Buellton, Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley

1501 West Central Avenue
Lompoc, CA 93436
Phone: (805) 737-7755
Shelter Supervisor: Pete Miller

Office: Monday thru Friday 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
           (closed for lunch 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.);         
           Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Adoptions: Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.;
                  Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Lompoc Shelter

To get there...

From Highway 1 turn left onto Ocean Street, turn right on H Street. Follow H street for a couple of miles. Turn left on Central Avenue. Follow Central Avenue to the intersection of Central and "V" Street. The shelter is just past V Street on the right.

From Highway 246 coming toward Lompoc, turn right on La Purisima and go past the Mission. When you reach the signal at H Street, turn left. Turn right at the signal for Central Avenue. Follow Central Avenue to the intersection of Central and "V" Street. The shelter is just past V Street on the right.


Santa Maria Animal Center

Full service to the Cities of Santa Maria and Guadalupe and the North County.

548 W. Foster Road
Santa Maria, CA 93455
Phone: (805) 934-6119
Shelter Supervisor: Trirena Barnett

Office: Monday thru Friday 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.;
          Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Adoptions: Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.;
                  Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

SM Shelter

To get there...

From Highway 101, take the Clark Avenue exit toward Orcutt.  Continue on Clark Avenue to the Hwy 135 (Broadway) exit toward Santa Maria. 

From the Hwy 135 turn left on to West Foster Road. The second left turn will take you to the Animal Center at 548 W. Foster Rd.