Animal Services

Contact Us

1230 S. Appleton Rd.
Belvidere, IL 61008
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M-F 8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.

Boone County Animal Services is a government owned and operated animal control facility, certified and inspected by the State of Illinois. It is funded through vaccination registration by the citizens of Boone County.

 ATTENTION:  Boone County Animal Services is looking to expand their volunteer and adoption programs!  If you are interested in assisting in socializing the dogs housed at Animal Services, helping at adoption events and fostering dogs waiting for their forever homes please contact the department at       815-547-7555 or email at  We will gladly answer any questions and forward you the appropriate applications.

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