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 left sidebar.
The Animal Commission meets quarterly (every three months) on the second Thursday at 9:30 a.m. The meeting is held at the Animal Campus, 72-050 Petland Place, Thousand Palms.
To add an item to the agenda, please contact Laurie Dozier at the Department of Animal Services, 951-358-7442 or via email, LDozier@rivco.org