DeKalb County Animal Control in Fort Payne Alabama

Address and phone number for DeKalb County Animal Control, an Animal Shelter, at Jordan Road Southwest, Fort Payne AL.


Name
DeKalb County Animal Control
Address
2601 Jordan Road Southwest, Fort Payne, Alabama, 35968
Phone
256-304-0474

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Animal Shelters Nearby

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Humane Society Animal Resources of DeKalb
Dekalb County SPCA
Friends for Life, Inc.
Scottsboro Animal Control
Second Chance Shelter
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About DeKalb County Animal Control

The DeKalb County Animal Control, located in Fort Payne, Alabama is an Animal Shelter that provides temporary housing and care for stray, unwanted, and owner-relinquished animals including dogs and cats in DeKalb County. A wide range of additional services may also be offered by the DeKalb County Animal Control.

You may contact DeKalb County Animal Control for questions about:
  • Finding lost cats and dogs in Fort Payne, AL
  • Adopting cats and dogs
  • Fort Payne pet adoption fees
  • Fostering cats and dogs
  • Kill and no-kill policies
Finding Lost Cats & Dogs

If you have lost your pet cat or dog in or near Fort Payne, Alabama then you should contact the DeKalb County Animal Control. Your missing pet may have been located and taken to the Shelter. Even if your dog or cat has not been recovered by the Shelter, you may be able to file a report so that if the shelter finds your pet they will be able to contact you for recovery. Pets available for adoption through the DeKalb County Animal Control may be held for a set period of time in order to give owners an opportunity to claim and retrieve their lost pets so it is best to contact the Fort Payne Shelter directly regarding policies.

Fort Payne Cat & Dog Adoptions

Promoting the adoption of pet cats and dogs is a key component of the DeKalb County Animal Control operations, however, the shelter may only take in either dogs or cats, so it is best to contact the shelter prior to visiting. The DeKalb County Animal Shelter may offer educational programs on pet ownership, spay and neuter services, and preventive health services such as vaccinations in order to support its efforts to find permanent homes for lost pets. DeKalb County Animal Control may charge fees for adoption and other services so it is best to contact the office directly regarding policies.

Animal Control

DeKalb County Animal Control may also be operated as part of the DeKalb County or local government Animal Control Agency. Fort Payne Animal Control Departments also undertake a range of activities related to animal control enforcement, including impounding stray animals, investigating animal cruelty, enforcing licensing laws, ensuring animal welfare, and rescuing trapped animals. Animals housed by animal control agencies are usually made available for adoption unless they are determined to be too aggressive, injured, or sick.

Contact DeKalb County Animal Control

You may contact the Shelter by calling 256-304-0474, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: DeKalb County Animal Control, 2601 Jordan Road Southwest, Fort Payne, Alabama, 35968