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  1. Animal Control

    Phone: 540-777-8606
    Phone: 540-562-3265
    Emergency: 911

    Office Hours
    Monday through Friday
    8:00 am to 5:00 pm


The Animal Control unit is responsible for enforcing state laws and local ordinances within Roanoke County. Officers are certified Police Officers with specialized training and equipment to handle animal-related complaints


  • Animal Attack
  • Animal Sheltering
  • Domestic Animal Abuse
  • Livestock Welfare
  • Lost Animals
  • Sick or Injured Wildlife

Other Resources

For other wildlife-related issues or nuisance wildlife, please consult the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) website.
For animal control issues within the City of Roanoke, please contact Roanoke City Police Department.