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Animal Control
Animal Control
(586) 469-5115

Hours of Operation


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.


Closed to Public


Closed to Public

Staff is available by phone beginning at 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Macomb County Animal Control does NOT handle wildlife cases. Residents must contact the DNR or a Pest Control company. We will ONLY be accepting calls for sick or injured wildlife if there is a bite involved.

Any Questions? Call the Animal Shelter staff at (586) 469-5115

Quick Links

Delinquent License Fees

Online Citation Payment


Lost Your Pet?

View a list of stray animals being held by Macomb County Animal Control HERE. Lost pets can be reclaimed during regular business hours. Proper proof of ownership is required in order for us to release the animal into your care. Macomb County Animal Control abides by state stray hold laws.


Licensing Options
We Now Offer
Online Licensing

You can now purchase new pet licenses or
renew your current pet license ONLINE! 

Click HERE for more details!​​​​​








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The Animal Control division's services include pet adoptions, lost and found for pets, animal cruelty investigations, dog licensing, animal bite reports, and rescue services for domestic animals.


Macomb County Animal Control On Patrol #9


Macomb County Animal Control On Patrol

Macomb County Animal Control has partnered with Shelby TV to create "Macomb County Animal Control On Patrol".  The show runs on your local cable access station as well as online at this link.  "On Patrol" is full of real footage of our officers and staff as they work to help the animals and citizens of Macomb County.   We hope you will follow us as we investigate animal cruelty, conduct community outreach, save animals in our care and much more!