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    Animal Care & Control

         

    Our Animal Control Officers picking up a dog caught in a trap.

    What we do

    Our Animal Care and Control Officers enforce the dogs laws in Montgomery County and keep the public safe from animal-related health or safety dangers. They also educate the public and teach pet owners to be more responsible citizens.

    Animal Care and Control Officers respond to requests for service from the public, police departments, etc. Routine responses include sick or injured dogs, stray dogs, loose owned pets, and bite animals. Animal Care and Control Officers will respond to your needs in uniform and a county vehicle.

    To better help us help you any of or all of the following information may be useful:

    • Location of dog
    • Exact address of owner
    • Time owner is usually home
    • Time dog is normally running loose
    • Description of dog

       

    Main Office
    Telephone (937) 898-4457
    Fax            (937) 454-8139

    Enforcement Division Supervisors:

    Director
    Mark Kumpf

    Field Supervisor
    Robert Sexton


     

     
     

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    Highlights
    Bark Park Big Hill - Closing

    The time has come. Some of you may have noticed the large "patches" on the hill. With the constant rain and weather, the hill hasn't been keeping up appearances. We received word from the Solid Waste folks that November 12, 2014, the main hill will close for the winter. In the interim, please stay away from the patches and any cones that have been put out. These mark areas that are either undergoing refurbishment or repair. On a positive note, a grant application has been submitted for new furniture and replacement trash receptacles for the park. We will keep everyone posted on the developments. Sonny's Acres will remain open throughout the winter season.

    Mingle With Our Mutts

    Please join us the Second Sunday of each month from Noon - 2 PM for Mingle with Our Mutts we will have lots of adoptable dogs and cats looking for new homes.