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PELHAM PET OWNER RESOURCES
Oak View Animal Hospital wants pet owners in Pelham, Hoover, Birmingham and the surrounding areas to be well-informed and comfortable in all decisions. Please always feel comfortable asking us questions so we can address your concerns. Here are some pet resources that we suggest:
Pelham Pet Adoptions
Pelham Animal Control: Lost or found a pet near Pelham or Hoover or want to report a stray animal?
- City of Pelham Animal Control - Pelham Animal Control can be reached by calling the Pelham Street Department at (205) 620-6416 from 7:00 A.M.- 3:30 P.M. Emergency animal control calls after normal working hours should be made to Pelham Police Department at (205) 620-6550. Oak View Animal Hospital serves as holding facility for Pelham Animal Control – all pets picked up by Pelham Animal Control are brought to us. Call us at 988-3559 if you believe your pet was picked up. We have policies for releasing pets to owners (or put up for adoption) including when and how, vaccine compliance, spay/neuter and costs.
- City of Hoover Animal Control - Hoover Animal Control can be reached at (205) 444-7760 or by mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org. An Animal Control Officer is on call 24/7 to handle emergency calls and their office hours are Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
- Alabama Wildlife Center - for wildlife emergencies near Pelham contact Alabama Wildlife Hotline at (205) 621-3333. Staffed from 8am to 9pm, 365 days a year, the hotline provides free advice and information to Alabamians on how to deal with wildlife problems and emergencies such as: how to reunite baby animals with their parents, what to do when an injured, sick or orphaned animal is found, how to handle nuisance situations humanely and how to provide temporary emergency care for a wild animal in need. When you call the hotline you leave a message with your name, number & description of the situation and a hotline staff member will usually be able to call back within 30 minutes.
Pet Health & Pet Info Sites (Oak View Animal Hospital trusts these sites, but please always call us with questions or concerns)
Pelham Pet Boarding - During busy weekends and holidays our boarding kennels are full. We recommend you contact one of these Pelham pet boarding establishments.
- CareCredit - Custom CareCredit application form for Oak View Animal Hospital clients.