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Code Compliance/ Animal Control

Code Compliance/Animal Control  

 This Department operates under the supervision of the Police Department and regulates the keeping of domestic animals, wild livestock ( as needed), fowl and vicious animals. This department enforces state laws and City ordinances concerning rabies vaccination, code compliance matters, registrations and the number of domestic animals per household. It promotes and maintains an adoption program for unclaimed animals in addition to their impoundment and care. This department also investigates bite/scratch incidents, with the possibility of quarantine of the animals involved. It also provides education and promotes the responsible care of all animals.  For code compliance or animal control concerns, please call 806/272-4569 or email Code Compliance Officer J. Martinez #428 at to report these.