Municipal Center
(573) 774-6171

(573) 774-2414

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Welcome to the Waynesville Animal Shelter. At this time we are not equipped to handle any animals except for dogs. We are always looking for assistance with running the animal shelter. Thank you for taking the time to look around. If you have any questions, comments or concerns please contact Animal Control Officer Kelley Boss at (573) 774-6509.

Hours of Operation

Monday thru Friday:  8 am  -  6 pm
Saturday:  1 pm  -  5 pm
Sunday:  CLOSED

Location: 1502 Ousley Road, Waynesville, Missouri 65583
Near the Waynesville Fire Department and the Pulaski County Ambulance District under the water tower. Top of the Waynesville Hill across from the cemetery.

Adopt a Waynesville Animal Shelter Dog 


Turning in a Dog/Owner Surrender - each dog must be up to date on vaccines and vet records must accompany dog:

If you live Inside the City of Waynesville = $75.00
If you live Outside the City of Waynesville = $75.00

Adoption Fees:

        To adopt an adult dog = $60.00
        To adopt a puppy (includes current age appropriate vaccines) = $25.00


If you are interested in volunteering or in adopting an animal, please print the form below.  Once you have filled the form out, please bring the form by the animal shelter or by the Waynesville Police Department.

Volunteer Application Form (PDF)

Ownership Questionnaire Form (PDF)



The City of Waynesville, Missouri, is located in Pulaski County, Missouri, and is home to Fort Leonard Wood.  Historic Route 66 winds its way through downtown Waynesville, and the area near the Roubidoux Spring in Waynesville's Laughlin Park was used as a Cherokee encampment during the 1837-1839 Trail of Tears march.