Richmond VA >Animal Control > Services

Last Updated: 2018-01-29

Service Name Service Business Unit Date Updated
Animal Care And Control Providing humane care for stray, abused and lost animals. Animal Care & Control 2010-04-28
Animal Licenses Owners of cats and dogs are required to purchase an annual license for each animal they own. Download your dog/cat License Application. Animal breeding permits are additionally required if pets are over age four months and are not spayed/neutered. Chicken hen coops and pens must be pre-approved by a permit prior to installation or usage. For more information, dial 311 and speak to an operator. Animal Care & Control 2018-01-26
Adopt a Pet This service provides adoption of pets from our shelter. Animal Care & Control 2018-01-26
Foster a Pet This service provides foster care of pets from our shelter. Animal Care & Control 2018-01-26
Lost Animals If you have lost your pet it is important to visit the shelter at the earliest opportunity and on a regular basis. You can download the Lost Pet Poster and Tips Part 1 and Lost Pet Poster and Tips Part 2 Remember when finding or losing a pet to call and visit all surrounding shelters and the veterinary emergency centers in your area. Talk to your neighbors and get posters up! Download the Pet Lost and Found Form Animal Care & Control 2018-01-26
Pet Finder If you have lost your pet it is important to visit the shelter at the earliest opportunity and on a regular basis. You can download the Lost Pet Poster and Tips Part 1 and Lost Pet Poster and Tips Part 2 Remember when finding or losing a pet to call and visit all surrounding shelters and the veterinary emergency centers in your area. Talk to your neighbors and get posters up! Download the Pet Lost and Found Form Animal Care & Control 2018-01-26

Contact Information:

Animal Care & Control
City of Richmond
1600 Chamberlayne Ave.
Richmond, VA 23222 USA
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Phone: (804)646-5573
Fax:      (804)646-5586

    Monday - Friday
      (804) 646-5573
    After Hours & Weekends
      (804)646-5100

    CLOSED:   Mon. & Tue.
    Adoptions: (804)646-5575
        Wed.-Fri. 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
        Sat.           Noon to 5 p.m.
        Sun.          Noon to 4 p.m.

    Animal Control Officer
    Adopt
    Volunteer
    Foster
    General

RACC Wishlist!
Blankets & towels,
Nylabones,
Cat & Dog beds,
Meat flavored baby food
  (for kittens),
Canned kitten & cat food
  (any brand),
English slip leads,
Newspapers,
Crates (all sizes).

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