2018 Community Events

Run with the Big Dogs

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Join hundreds of walkers who will be raising money to support Pocatello's homeless animals at Run with the Big Dogs! You can enter the 2K walk, 2K run or 5K run with or without a dog or in memory of a beloved pet. Each team will receive a t-shirt for the human, bandana for the dog and a doggy bag (while supplies last) with special treats and information and refreshments. You will also be entered for a chance one of our great draw prizes!! RegistrationMap

May Yard Sale

Saturday, May 19, 2018

This is a great day to get out and support the animals at the Pocatello Animal Shelter, and come to the shelter’s yard sale and open house at 3100 Avenue of the Chiefs on Saturday, May 20th  from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Help our furry friends while browsing through great bargains. During the event, tour the shelter facility, meet animals available for adoption. This event is held rain or shine. All proceeds benefit the Pocatello Animal Shelter.

Are you spring cleaning and unsure what to do with unwanted belongings?  Donate new or gently-used holiday items, jewelry, handbags, accessories, kitchenware, toys, china and dishes, and small furniture to the Pocatello Animal Shelter to be used at the yard sale.
For more information about the yard sale and open house, call the Kim at 208-234-6156.

Adopt-a-Cat Month


June is Adopt-a-Cat Month at the Pocatello Animal Shelter! You receive a total package worth more than $200—all for just $35!

  • 1–2 Vaccinations for Upper Respiratory/Distemper
  • Leukemia and FIV Test (Adult Cats)
  • AKC Microchip Implant w/ registration
  • Spay or Neuter procedure
  • Rabies Vaccination
  • Cardboard Carrier
  • Collar & Identification

When it comes to bringing a new pet into your loving home, there is nothing better than saving the life of an animal who's waiting for someone to love. Our adoption fee is reduced thanks to Friends Of The Pocatello Animal Shelter.

Alley Cat Grill 

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Come enjoy the day with us at the Alley Cat Grill on Saturday, June 11th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. We'll be serving hot dogs, chips, cookies and a drink all for $3.00 All proceeds will help the animals at the Pocatello Animal Shelter. Bring the whole family and come up to meet our adoptable cats!

Splash Dance for Dogs

Saturday, September 8, 2018

It's our 5th Annual Splash Dance for Dogs! Come join the fun on September 9th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Ross Park Aquatic Complex—only $10 per dog!

See us on Facebook for more information.

Share the Love Event

Saturday, October __, 2018

Come enjoy the day with us at Phil Meador Subaru on Saturday, October __, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m,  for  fun, food and lots of fur. Maybe take a new family member home with you! Bring the whole family and come up to meet our adoptable dogs and cats.  #ASPCASTL
For additional information, please call 208-234-6156 or email the Animal Services Department.