Animal Services

Animal services for the City of Indio are provided by the Riverside County Department of Animal Services (RCDAS) (760) 343-3644. RCDAS is responsible for addressing animal-related nuisance issues, picking up dead animals, licensing, vaccinating, spaying and neutering, microchipping, sheltering, adoptive servicing, and enforcing county animal policies.

Riverside County Department of Animal Services

Please remember that your dog will need to be vaccinated and micro chipped to be licensed. A dog license is only $17 per year for an altered dog. You may license your dog in several ways.

Dog Licensing

Online - Use this licensing portal or
Mail - Submit a completed application to: 
Coachella Valley Animal Campus
72-050 Pet Land Place
Thousand Palms, CA 92276

For additional information and licensing options, please visit the Riverside County Department of Animal Services' website at


Discounted Animal Services

The City of Indio has also partnered with the following animal service non-profits to provide discounted pet services for Indio residents such as vaccinating, spaying and neutering, and microchipping. 

Coachella Animal Network

Animal Samaritans
42150 B Jackson St., Suite 106
Indio, CA 92253

Check the City Calendar for animal bus clinics and events

See the full article: Now is the Time for City of Indio Residents to Get Their Dogs Licensed

Pet Adoption

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