Fulton County Animal Services Officers enforce Fulton County animal ordinances. Please call 404-613-0358 to request field service Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to request the following assistance:

  • Dog bites.
  • Injured animals.
  • Cruelty to animals.
  • Dog/Cock fighting.
  • Loose animals.
  • Welfare checks.
  • License/rabies vaccination violations.

Officers are available after regular hours for emergencies only. Emergencies consist of animal cruelty, animal bites, etc. Fulton County Animal Services Officers cannot respond to calls from owners wanting to surrender their own animals. If you need to surrender your own pet, call 404-613-0358 to make an appointment at the shelter.

For information about controlling wildlife, contact the Georgia Department of Natural Resources at 770-918-6416 or AWARE. Also read The HSUS's Controlling Wildlife Humanely and Wild Neighbors

For pickup of dead animals in South Fulton County, please call the Fulton County Department of Sanitation at 404-613-3113. For all other municipalities, see list below:

  • City of Alpharetta: 678-297-6000
  • City of Atlanta: 404-546-0311
  • City of Chattahoochee: 770-463-8881
  • City of Clayton County: 770-477-3548
  • City of College Park: 404-669-3778
  • Dekalb County: 404-294-2900
  • City of East Point: 404-270-7140
  • City of Fairburn: 770-969-3480
  • City of Hapeville: 404-669-2100
  • City of Johns Creek: 678-512-3200
  • City of Milton: 678-242-2562
  • City of Palmetto : 770-463-3377
  • City of Riverdale: 770-909-5486
  • City of Roswell: 770-641-3727
  • City of Sandy Springs: 770-730-5600
  • City of Union City: 770-306-6855

For a complete rundown of Fulton County's Animal Ordinances, click here.