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527 Hampton Street
McDonough, GA 30253
» Director - Gerri Yoder » Contact Form

Tel: (770) 288-7387
Tel: (770) 288-PETS
Fax: (770) 288-7432

Mon-Fri: 9am - 4:30pm
Sat: 8am - Noon
Closed Sunday

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Henry County Animal Care & Control

Field & Enforcement Services

Animal Care & Control Field Services Truck

Each day, six animal control officers patrol the county, serving our more than 186,000 residents. Officers assist the public from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, with emergency services provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week by an on-call officer.

Animal Control field officers respond to the following routine calls for service:

  • Area patrols
  • Impound of stray and/or unrestrained dogs
  • Vicious animal complaints
  • Cruelty investigations
  • Animal bites
  • Animal noise complaints
  • Abandoned animal complaints
  • Injured animal rescues
  • Pick up of dead companion animals on county roads
  • Loose livestock on roadways
  • Public Safety Departments’ requests for assistance

After hour, weekend and holiday animal control services are limited to emergencies only. Emergency calls for service include:

  • Injured companion animals with no one to come to their aid
  • Aggressive animal(s) running at large
  • Animals that have bitten a human.

Last updated: Wednesday November 14 2012

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Animal Control Ordinances

Animal Control Ordinances

National Animal Control Association

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