The animal shelter of Carrollton, Texas, is primarily involved with pet adoptions. It is run by the city’s animal services department, which also deals with a wide range of animal-related issues, as of 2015.
Stray animals stay for five days before being put up for adoption. The shelter primarily deals with dogs and cats. Adoptable animals are listed on Petfinder. Pet adopters have to pay an adoption and license fee and agree to vaccinate and spay or neuter their pet within 30 days if the pets haven't already had the procedures. Young animals are allowed to wait until the reach four months of age before having the procedures.