Athens-Clarke County Animal Control protects the public safety and health from at-large and dangerous animals and protects animals from inhumane treatment. Animal Control provides the following services for citizens:
- Adoption or reclaiming of impounded and surrendered dogs, cats and other domestic animals
- Enforcement of the Athens-Clarke County Animal Control Ordinances
- Information regarding lost or found pets
- Investigations of allegations of animal cruelty
- Public education on a variety of topics related to animals
- Public safety from dangerous or seriously sick or injured animals and at-large dogs
We are always looking for volunteers to help clean, socialize our cats and dogs, take pictures, etc.!