Lost & Found Animals

Reporting a Lost Pet


If you have lost your pet or see your lost pet displayed in the photo gallery, please call the city of St. Cloud Animal Shelter at 320-257-0103. A list of phone numbers (PDF) is also available to help you find your pet. Please note, animals displayed in the photo gallery many not be all animals in the City's possession. Call for the most accurate information.

Reporting Found Animals


To report a found animal or an animal running at large in your area during business hours, call 320-650-3164. After hours, please contact the Police's non-emergency line at 320-251-1200.

Retrieving a Pet

The City of St. Cloud Animal Shelter, located in Sauk Rapids at 1021 South Benton Drive, is open from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Requirements prior to release:


  • Provide proof of current rabies vaccination for dogs, cats, ferrets. You can call the animal shelter to arrange for a vaccination if needed.
  • All dogs living in St. Cloud are required to be licensed prior to release. Licenses are available at the shelter.
  • Payment the impound/boarding fees.
For more information, please contact the shelter at 320-257-0103.