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Animal Care & Control

Animal Care & Control helps keep Fort Worth citizens safe by providing pet-care education and services.

These programs work to reduce the number of unwanted stray animals in the city, minimize the threat of diseases such as rabies, and prevent injuries caused by animals.

  • Adoption Weekend
  • Low-cost animal services
  • Migratory Birds
  • Leash Them
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Pet Adoption & Welfare


Task Force

The Animal task force will review operations and adherence of procedures and laws. The task force will hold at least one public meeting about the shelter as it operates between December and March.

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4900 Martin St.

Assistant Director:
Dr. Tim Morton

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