The Animal Services Division works within the city limits of Wichita Falls regarding any animal related issue. Any calls from outside the city limits must be requested through the Wichita County Sheriff’s Department.
You can download a current copy of the City's Animal Control Ordinances here.
Animal Control will NOT respond to the following Non-emergency calls:
Please note that all calls received after 5pm or on holidays are screened by the on-call Animal Control Officer. This ACO will determine which calls need to be responded to or may wait to be responded to the very next day.
With the opening of the Animal Services Center on February 1, 2011, all animals picked up by Animal Control are now taken to the Animal Services Center. These animals are evaluated and held for three to five days after which they are transferred to the Humane Society of Wichita County or approved rescue groups for adoption or are humanely euthanized.