Animal Services

The City of Ceres and the Ceres Police Department partner with the Stanislaus Animal Services Agency for animal related incidents and issues within the city limits of Ceres. Some of the services provided by the Stanislaus Animal Services Agency include:

  • Investigate animal cruelty, vicious animal, and animal nuisance complaints
  • Pick up and transport stray animals
  • Respond to emergency calls 24 hours a day
  • Rescue animals in distress
  • Respond to calls involving sick, injured, or dead animals
  • License dogs and provide microchip identification
  • They do not transport stray cats

You can contact them at 209-558-7387 or visit

The Stanislaus County Animal Services Agency is located at the Thomas W Mayfield Regional Animal Service Center which provides animal services for the cities of Modesto, Ceres, Patterson, Waterford and Hughson.