Other Resources


Contact Dr. Carol Holgate, DVM (Tuba City)

Desert View Veterinary Clinic, Tuba City, AZ 86045
(north Tuba City, near 3 water tanks)

Large and small animals

Phone: (928) 283-6184

Web site: https://desertviewveterinaryclinic.com

Dr. Adrienne Ruby (Dilkon, comes to Tuba City with mobile some Fridays)

Large and small animals

Phone: (928) 521-6241

Page Animal Hospital

(928) 645-2816

Monument Valley Agri/Science Center, Kayenta (No veterinarian as of 7/1/20)

(928) 697-2174 and 697-2175

Soul Dog Rescue and Nuzzles & Co are collaborating on a new spay and neuter and animal resource hub in Kayenta, hopefully opening in October, 2021.

Navajo Nation Veterinary Management Stationary Clinics


Chinle (928) 674-2069
North Hwy 191. Road to Redwood NHA housing next to Coca Cola Building
Chinle, AZ 86503

Shiprock (505) 368-1007
E. Hwy 264 Old Napa Building#2583
Shiprock, NM 87420

Tse Bonito (505) 371-5214
1287 Off Highway 264
Tse Bonito, New Mexico 87301 (MAIN)

Navajo Nation Veterinary and Program Mobile Unit (temporarily not providing service due to COVID-19)

Soul Dog Rescue provides free or donation based spay/neuter clinics on the Navajo Nation. See their clinic schedule here. They usually post updates to their clinic schedule on their Facebook page. (Due to COVID-19, spay/neuter clinics on the Rez are smaller. Make an appointment by texting Taylor at 303-999-6424 or email appt@souldog.org. Soul Dog also has an animal shelter in Fort Lupton, CO, and this is the shelter number: (303) 857-6789. They are sometimes able to come and pick up animals in various locations on the Navajo Nation to bring back to their shelter.

Best Friends Animal Society provides the “Snip Trip,” a monthly trip to the Gap and back to Kanab, UT, that provides spay/neuter and vaccinations for owned dogs and cats, if you make an appointment ahead of time. There may be a waiting list. To set an appointment, please call Michelle at 435-899-8228 and please leave a message. (Updated 3/21)

Other veterinary resources

Kaibab Veterinary Clinic
400 E Butler Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 774-8731

Continental Animal Wellness Center
4405 E Huntington Dr
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 522-6008

Canyon Pet Hospital
1054 East Old Canyon Court
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 774-5197
(Open 7 days a week and walk in appts evenings and weekends)

Aspen Veterinary Clinic
7861 U.S. 89
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 526-2423
(Open 7 days a week)

Dr. Abbie Reidhead
Holbrook Veterinary Clinic
105 Airport Rd
Holbrook, AZ 86025
(928) 524-9928
M & W 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
T & Th 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Emergency After Hour # 928-241-3109

Dusty Paws Small Animal Clinic
583 W. Sagebrush
Bluff, UT 84512
(435) 485-0646

Cedar Mesa Animal Clinic
3 E. Center Street
Blanding, UT 84511
(435) 678-3830

Humane Animal Shelters – Flagstaff, AZ

High Country Humane holds the contract for strays from the city of Flagstaff, and from Coconino County. High Country Humane also may take owner surrenders. Coconino Humane takes owner surrenders. Please contact each animal shelter before bringing any animals to them, to make sure that they have space and can accommodate you.

High Country Humane
11665 N. US Highway 89
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 526-0742

Coconino Humane Association, also accepts strays and owner surrenders, as space is available.

Coconino Humane Association
3501 East Butler Ave.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 526-1076

Navajo Nation Animal Control

Navajo Nation Animal Control facility in Tuba City: (928) 283-3089. Open 8-5, Mon-Fri, closed for an hour at lunch.

If your animal was picked up in a sweep, the facility in Tuba City is very small, and animals are often taken to the Navajo Nation Animal Control facility in Many Farms. Please contact  as soon as possible, because animals are not held very long. NNAC in Many Farms: (928) 781-4380.

If you are having trouble reaching Navajo Nation Animal Control, please call the Division of Natural Resources dispatch number: (928) 871-6491 or (928) 871-7041.

Fort Defiance Animal Control facility (928) 729‐4023

Many Farms Animal Control facility (928) 781‐4380

Shiprock Animal Control facility (505) 368‐1235

Navajo Rangers

For injured horses

(928) 871-6491/871-7041/871-6594 Window Rock Navajo Rangers Dispatch

Open weekends from 8 am – 8 pm, and during the week 8 am – 5 pm.

Injured wild birds: Information from Arizona Game and Fish, including people who work with wild birds:  Wildlife Rehabilitators in Arizona: