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.

For information about controlling wildlife, contact the Georgia Department of Natural Resources at (404) 918-6408 or AWARE. Also read The HSUS's Controlling Wildlife Humanely and Wild Neighbors.

For pickup of dead animals, please call the Fulton County Department of Sanitation at 404-613-3113.

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