COVID-19 Note: Our shelter is currently open and operating during our regular hours. We are encouraging masks and limiting visitors as needed to allow for social distancing. You’re welcome to call and set up an appointment to ensure that we can accommodate you when you arrive. Thank you!!


Shelter Hours:

12:00 pm–5:30 pm
Closed on Sundays & Mondays

Open by appointment as needed. Call or email us to set up an appointment.



Animal Welfare Friends
22407 Business Highway 151
Monticello, Iowa 52310

Direct Email:


(319) 975-8283

General Contact Form

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