Find the Animal Services Shelter

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The Salinas Animal Shelter is located at 144 Hitchcock Road. We are the second shelter on Hitchcock Road. Our hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

From the Peninsula:

  • Take Highway 68 towards Salinas.
  • Turn left at Hitchcock Road and continue down Hitchcock for approximately 1.5 miles.
  • Turn right down the small street when you see the sign which says “Animal Shelter”. (If you come to a stop sign, you have gone too far).
  • Continue to the END of the road and we are just past the gate.

From HWY 1:

  • Take the Reservation Road exit in Marina.
  • Follow Reservation Road through Marina, towards Salinas (about 8 miles) and turn left on Davis Road.
  • Turn Right on Hitchcock Road.
  • Turn left left at the first little street (you’ll see signs for “Animal Shelter”). Continue to the END of the road and we are just past the gate.

From Salinas:

  • From HWY 101, take the Laurel exit and turn right.
  • Make the first left onto Davis Road headed south.
  • Continue straight (several miles) through Blanco/Davis intersection and turn left onto Hitchcock Road. (Yes, you are headed into the fields).
  • Take a left at the first little street (you’ll see signs for “Animal Shelter”).
  • Continue to the END of the road and we are just past the gate.
  • You can also take Main Street headed south and turn right onto Hitchcock Road.
  • Turn right down the small street after you see signs which say “Animal Shelter”. (If you come to a stop sign, you have gone too far).
  • Continue to the END of the road and we are just past the gate.
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