In an effort to follow the social distancing guidelines set out by Governor Lujan-Grisham, the ASCMV will be open for APPOINTMENTS ONLY – Monday through Friday 12pm – 6pm / Saturday & Sunday 12pm – 5pm.
To help stop the spread of COVID-19 between geographic areas, the ASCMV will only be adopting to individuals who live in Doña Ana County, El Paso County, Otero County, Sierra County, and Luna County.
We encourage those wanting to adopt or foster shelter animals to stay in their county of residence and to contact their local animal shelter.
For questions regarding our current policies please visit: CURRENT POLICIES AT ASCMV.
$25 ADOPTIONS AT THE ASCMV
Please browse our adoptable animals online to find the pet you would like to adopt or foster, then call the ASCMV at 382-0018 with the animal’s ID number to schedule your appointment. https://ascmv.org/adoptions/
– Animal control will only bring emergency cases to the center, such as cruelty cases or injured and/or sick animals
– Accepting only sick or injured owner-surrendered animals
– Emergency health appointments from adopted or fostered animals only
– Reducing on-hand staff, allowing more to work remotely.
Limited access to the ASCMV
Prior to arrival, citizens interested in adopting MUST HAVE PRE-SELECTED the animal from our website, https://ascmv.org/adoptions/
Citizens looking for a missing pet must find their animal on our website prior to coming to the center. https://ascmv.org/lost-found-information/
For all appointments, please call the ASCMV at 382-0018, 8:00am to 5:00 pm Sunday to Saturday.
We are temporarily suspending in-person license sales, please call the ASCMV at 382-0018 and your license will be mailed.