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Alamogordo Animal Control

2910 N. Florida Ave.
Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310 

Phone: (575) 439-4330 
Fax: (575) 439-4328

Dwain Martinez, Manager 


For complaints requiring a road officer: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday

For public viewing of animals and city license purchase: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday

For after hour emergency calls:
Contact Alamogordo PD at 439-4300

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Pet Adoption Events:

Pet Sense - Every Saturday 12-4 pm

Special thanks to:
Daniel age 7, instead of receiving gifts for his birthday, Daniel asked his friends to donate items for the dogs and cats at Animal Control.
Happy Birthday and thank you from the staff at Alamogordo Animal Control.

Holloman AFB Youth Program for you donations
Alamogordo German students and staff for your donations
Western Bank for your donations
Otero Federal Credit Union for your donations
Alamogordo Chapter 11 for your donations
Thanks to all our volunteers for your help with the adoption events

Animal Control Ordinances

To impound stray animals within Alamogordo; to increase public health by reducing the spread of animal-borne disease, such as rabies, plague, hookworm, roundworm and other parasites or disease that can be transmitted to humans; to be deterrent to violators of animals ordinances by issuing citations to offenders; and to provide a safe, humane facility for impoundment, adoption and occasional euthanization of stray animals.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Alamogordo Animal Shelter is to provide the citizens of Alamogordo with quality animal control and to educate the public in its awareness of animal laws, ordinances, and controlling the pet population. 


Animal Control Ordinances