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Animal Control
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ordinances, educates citizens on responsible pet ownership, issues summonses for ordinance violations, secures warrants and can impound and seize animals.

Animal control officers investigate complaints of animal cruelty, neglect, inadequate care, animal exposures, vicious animals, sick or injured animals and strays. They also educate citizens about wildlife concerns and remove dead animals from city streets.

Report a Problem
To report a problem, make a complaint or to speak to an animal control officer, call (757) 727-6111.

Lost Pet
Lost your pet?  Contact the Peninsula Animal Shelter.  Also, be sure to check the local paper and Craigslist under found pets? 

Important links
Peninsula Animal Shelter
Licensing your pet Hampton's animal ordinances
Animal bites and rabies Local veterinary offices            
Community Education           Parks for dogs and owners            
 VA. Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services  

PETA's Mobile Spay and Neuter Van
Hampton Animal Control has partnered with Peta's SNIP Van to offer free and reduced price spay and neuter surgeries. Read more about this service.

Monthly and Yearly Reports
View the most recent monthly report or 2014 Yearly Report the for Animal Control.

Animal Control Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes

Animal Control Policies and Procedures
View the Animal Control's Policy and Procedures

Contact Us

Animal Control

General Information
Ph: 3-1-1
(757) 727-8311
or (757) 933-8977

Services & Emergency
Ph: 757-727-6111

Service Hours
Monday through Friday – Including Holidays
8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
(After Hours and Weekends – EMERGENCY SERVICES ONLY)

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. -  4:00 p.m.