Animal Control provides a variety of services including:
Animal bite investigations
Removal of dead animals from roadways and public property
Removal of stray animals
Animal Control also serves as the local rabies authority and works to enforce animal-related ordinances to promote a safe and healthy community.
The Animal Control Officer, Matthew McCullough, works Monday - Friday from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. During business hours, you may request animal control services by contacting the police department at 936-291-5480.
For after-hours animal emergencies, animal bites, or animal noise complaints, contact the police dispatcher at 936-435-8001. Police patrol officers will handle the situation and / or determine the need to call out the Animal Control Officer.