Muncie Animal Care and Services

About the Office

The Muncie Animal Care and Services Department provides Animal Control services for Muncie and Unincorporated Delaware County and an Adoption Program for all.

MACS welcomes visitors, volunteers, and donations!

Animal Shelter Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday -- 10am - 5:30pm; We are closed for lunch between 12pm-1pm

Saturday -- 12pm - 4pm

Sunday -- Closed

* Due to unforeseen circumstances, at times we may have to limit or suspend adoption services so appointments are suggested.  Please call before coming if being turned away at our door would pose an inconvenience 765-747-4851.


Labor Day (closed Saturday 9/5 – Monday 9/7)

General Election – Tuesday 11/3

Veteran’s Day – Wednesday 11/11

Thanksgiving (closed Thursday 11/26 – Sunday 11/29)

Christmas (closed Thursday 12/24 – Sunday 11/27)

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City Ordinances Pertaining to the MACS

Click here to view the most recent City Ordinances


Adoption Information

Use our page to view and search the adoptable pets currently at the Muncie Animal Shelter. Adoption fees are as follows:

  • Cats : $65.00
  • Dogs: $100.00*

Potential adopters must provide a copy of their pet policy/lease and enter into an adoption contract.

All animals are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and treated for parasites prior to adoption.

*$100.00 with rabies shot, $90 without.  Cash or check only.

 Donations and Volunteer Information

 Our 2020 Amazon Wishlist can be found here:

The Muncie Animal Shelter has many volunteer opportunities available.  If interested, please contact the shelter directly at 765-747-4851.

 Project Wishlist


Animal Control Complaints

During operating hours, please call the Shelter directly at 765-747-4851.  Off hour emergencies should be addressed to Animal Control by calling Police Dispatch at 765-747-4838

MACS does not handle living wildlife.  For nuisance wildlife issues please refer to the Indiana DNR guidelines at



901 W Riggin Road
Muncie, IN 47303

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Lost Pet USA Bissel Partners for pets
Bissell Pet Foundation

Built in 1928 at a cost of over $400,000, the Muncie Fieldhouse was built to house Muncie Central Bearcat basketball games. The Fieldhouse contains 7,635 seats, making it one of the largest high school gymnasiums in the country--a reflection on the importance of the game of basketball to Indiana.


Learn more about the history of Muncie

Office of the Mayor
The Honorable Daniel Ridenour

Muncie City Hall
Third Floor
300 N High Street
Muncie, IN 47305
(765) 747-4845
8am - 4pm (M-F)