The Coachella Valley Animal Campus, located in Thousand Palms at 72-050 Petland Place, opened in 2005. The facility is a partnership with Riverside County Department of Animal Services, Animal Samaritans and the Coachella Valley cities of Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert and Rancho Mirage. The Coachella Valley Animal Campus Commission is comprised of one representative from each member city and county staff.
The members of the Animal Commission are appointed by cities. A current list of Commission members may be found on the right sidebar.
The Animal Commission meets quarterly (every three months) on the first Thursday at 9:30 a.m. The meetings are virtual until further notice.
If you have any questions regarding the agenda, please contact Laurie Dozier at the Department of Animal Services, 951-358-7442 or via email, LDozier@rivco.org
Click here for the 2023 Meeting Schedule