Animal Control

The Animal Services Division (ASD) responds to calls from citizens and residents regarding the following concerns:
  • Cruelty complaints
  • Dead animals
  • Injured animals
  • Nuisance animals or animals running at large
  • Sick animals
  • Vicious animals
Note: Permission to trap wild animals must be obtained first from Maryland Department of Natural Resources at 877-463-6497.

Information Required When Calling With a Concern

You should have the following information ready when you call us:
  • Name, address, phone number (this information will be kept confidential)
  • Address where last seen
  • Animal's physical condition
  • Color of animal
  • Type of animal