Animal Services


Due to the current outbreak of COVID-19, all animal intakes (stray or owner surrender) and adoptions from the Hall County Animal Shelter will be by appointment only, Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


About the Department

Shelter Hours

  • Adoptions/Intakes are by appointment only: Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Surrendering a Pet

All pet owners wishing to surrender their pet to the Hall County Animal Shelter must have an appointment to do so. Please contact Intake Coordinator, Stephanie Maloch, to schedule an appointment. Appointments are scheduled Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

Stephanie Maloch, Intake Coordinator

Phone: 678-450-1587 | Email:

Report a Problem

To report possible rabies contact, an animal bite, dangerous animal, or other issue related to domesticated animals, contact Animal Services between Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 770-531-6830.

During non-working hours for bites, abandoned injured domestic animals, or animals showing aggression, please call 770-536-8812.

Rabies Information

Information on Rabies

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