Tropical Storm Information


    The HSSC Animal Clinic is open for walk-in vaccinations and $10 micro-chipping on Monday until 5pm and Tuesday 8am - noon at 2331 15th Street, Sarasota, FL 34237.The shelter and animal clinic will close to the public on noon Tuesday and will re-open at 10am on Thursday weather-permitting. The Adoption Center will be closed, however all adopters with cats and dogs on hold are encouraged to come in and pick them up.The HSSC storm rider team will remain on-site to care for the cats and dogs entrusted to our care!

    Hours of Operation: 

    Animal Clinic

    Monday, August 28: Open 8am - 5pm for Walk-Ins - Vaccinations, $10 Microchipping, and Medication Pick-Up

    Tuesday, August 29: Open 8am - Noon for Walk-Ins - Vaccinations, $10 Microchipping, and Medication Pick-Up

    Wednesday, August 30: Closed due to inclement weather

    Thursday, August 21: Tentatively planning to open at 8am for regular schedule.

    Adoption Center

    Closed Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday for all new adoptions, August 28-30. Adoption holds are being processed 9am - Noon on Tuesday.

    Animal Shelter & Pet Resource Pantry

    Open Tuesday 9am-Noon

    We will be closed to the public beginning at Noon Tuesday, August 29 and plan to re-open Thursday at 10am, weather-permitting.

    Are you an HSSC Animal Clinic customer? Download your pet records with our new app here.

    Support HSSC's Lifesaving mission in a variety of ways. Learn more here.

    Need a safe place to ride out the storm with your pet?

    Pet Friendly Evacuation Shelters in Manatee County:

    General Population:

    Jessie P Miller Elementary School, 601 43rd St W Bradenton FI 34209

    Virgil Mills Elementary School, 7200 69th St E Palmetto Fl 34221

    Freedom Elementary School, 9515 SR 64 Bradenton Fl 34212

    Special Needs:

    Nolan Middle School, 6615 Greenbrook Blvd Bradenton FI 34202

    Pet Friendly Evacuation Shelters in Sarasota County:

    Atwater Elementary School, 4701 Huntsville Ave., North Port, FL 34288

    Booker High School, 3201 N. Orange Ave., Sarasota, FL 34234

    Brookside Middle School, 3636 South Shade Ave., Sarasota, FL 34239

    Fruitville Elementary School, 601 N. Honore Ave., Sarasota, FL 34232

    Gulf Gate Elementary School, 6500 S. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34231

    Heron Creek Middle School, 6501 W. Price Blvd, North Port, FL 34291

    North Port High School, 6400 W. Price Blvd, North Port, FL 34291

    Phillippi Shores Elementary, 4747 St. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231

    Riverview High School, 1 Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231

    Southside Elementary School, 1901 Webber Street, Sarasota, FL 34239

    Taylor Ranch Elementary School, 2500 Taylor Ranch Trail, Venice, FL 34293

    Woodland Middle School, 2700 Panacea Blvd, North Port, FL 34289

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