Animal Control

Lost or Found Animals

The City contracts with Burien C.A.R.E.S. (Community Animal Resource and Education Society) to house stray animals and to provide related sheltering services including adoptions. C.A.R.E.S. does not offer transport to or from the facility. C.A.R.E.S. is a nonprofit 501C3 no-kill animal shelter. C.A.R.E.S. accepts domesticated animals found in the City of Des Moines at no charge.

Burien C.A.R.E.S.
909 SW 151st ST
Burien, WA 98166
(206) 812-2737
Shelter Hours
M-F 9am to 6pm
Sat 9am-1pm
Sun Closed

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Pet License Application
(PDF Form)