Animal control and regulation is provided by the County of San Bernardino, under the Animal Care & Control Program.  The program services the unincorporated areas of San Bernardino County and under contract, the cities of Big Bear Lake, Highland, Rialto, and Yucaipa.  County personnel provides animal control services within City limits in exchange for the use and maintenance of the City’s animal shelter building.

To request Animal Care & Control Services, please call: 1-800-472-5609

If you would like to rate the services received by Animal Care and Control, please take the survey at the following link: Animal Care/Control Survey

Looking to adopt an animal? Visit: Big Bear Animal Shelter and find your new family member!

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Big Bear Animal Shelter
42080 Northshore Rd. / Stanfield Cutoff
Big Bear City, CA 92314
(909) 866-4943

For more information on the Animal Care & Control Program and services,


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39707 Big Bear Blvd.
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
P.O. Box 10000
Mon.– Fri. 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
(909) 866-5831

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