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***All items must be received or your application will NOT be processed.***  

This application is for court appointed community service hours. You must be at least 18 years of age and serve a minimum of 100 hours at Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control.

  1. Complete this application first.
  2. AFTER you complete & submit the application, email the volunteer team at
     
    ACCVolunteer@pbcgov.org a copy of your court paperwork, a headshot picture of yourself for your community service profile and the signed Waiver of Liability .
    • All court appointed community service workers must consent to a background screening which includes fingerprinting. Once all of the items above are received, a member of the volunteer team will call you as your SSN is needed to set up the background screening.
    • Once submitted in our system, you will receive an email from the volunteer team with the phone number to call to make your background screening and badge appointment. Background screening appointments are only available Monday – Friday until 5pm.
  3. Please be advised that it can take 10 – 15 business days from the date of your appointment for your background screening to clear and for your access badge to be issued. If you need to begin or complete your required hours within 4 weeks of applying, we will not be able to accommodate you.
  4. If your background screening clears, you will then receive an email from the volunteer team indicating that you may begin serving your court appointed community service hours along with the link to sign up for available shifts. Shifts are limited. 


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     ​Main Facility:

7100 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, 33411
(west of Florida Turnpike)

 Hours:
Monday-Friday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Animal Viewing Areas - Adoptions - Redemptions
From 12:00 p.m to Closing

Closed on government holidays

​Rabies Vaccines & Microchips:

Saturday and Sunday

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Shelter Map

Main Phone:
 561-233-1200

Toll-free from Delray or Boca:
561-276-1344

Toll-free from West County: 561-924-5656

 Spay/Neuter Clinic Main Facility:
561-233-1261 

All Spay/Neuter services including TNVR's are
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

**Spay Shuttle - OPEN on the following dates**

Tuesday-Thursday, November 1-3
Tuesday-Thursday, November 8-10
Tuesday-Thursday, November 15-17
Tuesday-Wednesday, November 29-30 

​DUE TO EXTREME STAFFING CHALLENGES, THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE…

Click here For Low Cost Spay and Neuter Services ​​

West County Pahokee Facility:

3615 SR 715
Pahokee

**West County Clinic - OPEN on the following dates**

Tuesday, November 1​
Tuesday, November 8

DUE TO EXTREME STAFFING CHALLENGES, THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE…

Click here ​For Low Cost Spay and Neuter Services ​​

​Spay/Neuter West County Clinic:
561-924-5657

Stray/Injured Pick Up 561-233-1200,
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Community Cats/TNVR Services 561-233-5262

Shelter Map