Animal Control Complaint Policy

Complaint Procedure

 Anonymous complaints are very difficult to investigate or prosecute, Complainant must provide Name, address and contact numbers.

Cruelty, Neglect. Welfare – All complaints will be investigated regardless of origination.

Nuisance –

All nuisances will be investigated by an Animal Control Officer.   Subsequent complaints will be referred directly to the
    Animal Control Commission
Nuisances not directly observed by an ACO, Complainant will be referred to the Animal Control Commission for a
    hearing before the Commission.
Hearing Affidavits must be completed prior to submission to the Animal Control Commission.

All investigations, requested information and requirements must be met before incidents are completed.  Incident reports are released upon submission of a properly completed Request for Information form.