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Staff Contacts, Location, and Hours

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Ames Animal Shelter
325 Billy Sunday Rd.
Ames, Iowa  50010
Phone:                                 515-239-5530

Animal Shelter Hours Open to the Public
Tuesday through Friday:         Noon to 5:30 pm
Monday and Saturday:            Noon to 4:00 pm
Sunday and Holidays:               Closed
Animal Shelter Phone:            515-239-5530

Duty Hours for Animal Services Officers
Monday through Friday:          8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  &  6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday:             8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Holidays:                                 Closed
Animal Officer Cell Phone:      515-231-1080

For after hours Animal Shelter Emergencies, please contact the Ames Police Department at 515-239-5133.  

Edwards, RonAnimal Control SupervisorAmes Animal Shelter515-239-5530
Leege, EmilyAnimal Control Attendant (Part-Time)Ames Animal Shelter515-239-5530
Macziewski, BrittanyAnimal Control Officer (Part-Time)Ames Animal Shelter515-231-1080
Miller, AlexAnimal Control Veterinary TechnicianAmes Animal Shelter515-239-5530
Pike, KathyAnimal Control OfficerAmes Animal Shelter515-231-1080
Scales, AshleyAnimal Control Officer (Part-Time)Ames Animal Shelter515-231-1080
Weimann, AbbeyAnimal Control ClerkAmes Animal Shelter515-239-5530