Norman Animal Welfare Services Altered due to COVID-19

As part of a continued effort to limit exposures and transmission of COVID-19, all Norman Animal Welfare services will be altered beginning July 16.


All animal adoptions will be by appointment only.

  • Animals available for adoption can be viewed at To schedule an appointment, call 405-292-9736.

Stray or Found Animals

Residents are encouraged to utilize the following processes for stray or found animals.

  • Residents who identify a stray animal that remains at large or appears dangerous can report the location of the animal by calling 405-321-1444. A Norman Animal Welfare Officer will respond to the area.
  • Residents can report a found animal online at:

Owner Surrenders

Residents who need to surrender an animal(s) are asked to call 405-292-9736. Norman Animal Welfare staff will assess the request on a case-by-case basis depending on space available at the facility.

Pet Licensing

In-person pet licensing services at the Norman Animal Welfare facility are available by appointment only. Residents are still encouraged to purchase and renew pet licenses online at

Volunteer and Community Service

Norman Animal Welfare will continue to accept volunteer and community service workers.

In addition, the following services will also be offered by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call 405-292-9736. All regular service fees remain in place at this time.

  • Lending live traps
  • Owner-requested euthanasia services
  • Reclaim of impounded animal(s)

For more information on any of these services, go to Additional resources and information concerning COVID-19 is available online at