The Carson/Gardena Animal Care Center proudly serves the following cities/communities:

Carson, Culver City (City and unincorporated area) El Camino Village (unincorporated area), Gardena (City and unincorporated area), Harbor City (unincorporated area), Hawthorne (limited services) Inglewood, Ladera Heights (unincorporated area), Lawndale (City:limited services, unincorporated area), Lennox  (unincorporated area), Lomita, Los Angeles 90008, 90043 , 90044, 90047, 90056, 90061  (unincorporated area), Marina Del Rey  (unincorporated area), Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, Rolling Hills (City and unincorporated area), Rolling Hills Estates (City and unincorporated area), San Pedro  (unincorporated area), Torrance (City and unincorporated area), Universal Studios, and West Hollywood.

Animal Care Center Manager:

Lt. Javier Gutierrez, Acting, jgutierrez@animalcare.lacounty.gov    

Address: 216 W. Victoria Street, Gardena CA 90248

Directions: The animal care center is located between Main Street and Broadway, two blocks south of the 91 freeway. 

*Please note: Victoria Street is the same as 190th Street.  The animal care center has a Gardena mailing address.

Hours of Operation:  

Monday- Thursday: 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Friday-Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
 

Holiday Schedule

 

 

 

 

New Year’s Day

Limited Operations

Veteran's Day

Regular Schedule

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday (third Mon. in Jan.)

Limited Operations

Thanksgiving Day

Limited Operations

Presidents’ Day (third Mon. in Feb.)

Limited Operations

Day After Thanksgiving

Regular Schedule

Memorial Day

Limited Operations

Christmas Eve

Facilities Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Independence Day (4th of July)

Limited Operations

Christmas Day

Limited Operations

Labor Day

Limited Operations

New Year’s Eve

Facilities Open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Columbus Day

Limited Operations

Other holidays

Regular Schedule

 

Limited Operations = There will be some staff available to return/process stray animals to owners and receive animals from the public only. 

Contact Us:

Carson/Gardena Animal Care Center Dispatch: (310) 523-9566

Note: All calls for our animal care centers are routed through our Communication Center/Dispatch for handling.

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