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Animal Control Division

Cara Aldridge, Director Animal Control

Protecting Leon County's Animals & Citizens

Mission Statement:   Improve animal and human well-being through education, prevention, and enforcement programs and humane animal care and control services for the citizens and animals of Leon County.

Contact Cara Aldridge   850.606.5400
AldridgeC@LeonCountyFL.gov

Animal Control 911 Easterwood Drive
Tallahassee, Fl 32311

Hours of Operation:

Office:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed holidays.

Field:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, Emergency Calls Only

Animal Control Officers can be contacted after office hours, and on weekends and holidays, by calling the Leon County Sheriff Office at (850) 922-3300. An Animal Control Officer is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week, for emergencies in the unincorporated area of the County.

Emergencies are:

  • Rabies control and bite investigations.

  • Rescue of sick, diseased or injured domestic animals.

  • Investigation of cruelty to animals in which the animal is in immediate danger.

  • Dangerous or Aggressive animals.

  • Law enforcement assistance.

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