Animal Control recap

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Fiscal year 2015-2016 in review

Did you know? Animal Control is available 24/7 at 352-671-8727.

Animal Control by the numbers:
22,815 total cases worked
10,370 initial cases worked
12,445 follow-up cases worked

127 square miles assigned to each animal control officer
13 certified animal control officers on staff
10 animal control officers patrolling each weekday
2 animal compliance officials on staff

Animal control officer, compliance official; what's the difference?
Animal control officers
- Trained and certified in their field.
- Enforce local ordinances and state statutes.
Compliance officials
- Trained and certified in their field.
- Enforce local ordinances and state statutes.
- Investigate claims of:
     - Abandonment.
     - Aggressive attacks.
     - Bites.
     - Dangerous dogs.
     - Hoarding.
     - Neglect.