Animal Control of West Florida

Please check this link to the Chipley Shelter (Animal Control of West Florida)


686 Highway 90
Chipley, FL 32428
Phone: (850) 638-2082
For after hours appointments call 850-260-6781 (between 9am-5pm) 


Come Visit The Shelter

Going West on 1-10 take exit 130. Go north (right) to traffic light (90) Make left & go 7.5 miles to 686 (on right, 2 brick houses & long white chicken house). No signs From Hwy 90 in Marianna (city line at Sheriff's office) go west for 13.3 miles to shelter. From east on 90, 2 miles on right past the Washington County sign. 


Most of the animals are from animal controls in surrounding counties. DOGS & CATS ONLY HAVE 8 DAYS FROM THE TIME THEY ENTER THE SHELTER TO FIND A HOME OR A RESCUE OR THEY WILL BE PUT DOWN.


TIME IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT IF YOU'RE WILLING TO SAVE ANY OF THEM. If you see an animal that interests you, please call right away or text at 260 number and they can hold the animal until you can adopt or make arrangements to adopt. DO NOT HESITATE.


Rescue organizations with a 501(c)3 are welcome to pull animals at not cost. E-mail your 501(c)3 paperwork to the shelter at or fax to (850) 488-0156. (PLEASE INCLUDE A PHONE NUMBER IN YOUR EMAILS FOR QUICK RESPONSE, may not have time to email back). You can contact the shelter directly by phone at (850) 638-2082.  (Phone calls reach us quicker than the emails.)


Our hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 9:00 am until 12:00 noon CST. NO SUNDAY OR EVENING CALLS PLEASE. 


Belva Vaughn - Shelter Director