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Animal Control
Animal Control
(586) 469-5115

Hours of Operation


In accordance with the CDC recommendations in reducing the spread of COVID-19 and to limit personal interactions, the facility will remain closed to the public and we are requesting residents to call with animal control related issues. Dispatch will be accepting calls M-F from 8am - 5pm.


10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m - 5:00 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

Online Citation Payment

Delinquent License Fees


How Macomb County
Animal Control
is Prepared and Responding

For the safety of our employees and the public we serve, the following is a proactive plan of action for Macomb County Animal Control (MCAC). MCAC is advising the public and all employees to take extra measures to mitigate the short and long-term effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. These measures include protecting themselves properly and to follow the CDC Guidelines to reduce risk of spreading the virus, as well as working to manage our current animal population and minimize the number of new animals and residents entering our facility.


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!


586 Feral Fix

Macomb County Animal Control now offers a NEW community cat TNR sterilization voucher program for those that are certified in TNR. This opportunity is made possible thanks to the Bissell Pet Foundation! 

Click HERE for more details!




We need your help. Please get involved and donate now

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!