Animal Control

Overview

The Animal Control Unit is responsible for:

  • Responding to complaints in which dogs are:
    • Unlicensed
    • Off a leash
    • Treated poorly
    • Biting
    • Fighting
  • Assisting patrol units when they encounter possible rabid animals.
  • Acting as a resource to patrol regarding animal complaints or maltreatment of all kinds.
  • Being on call 24 hours a day for dog complaints.
  • Assisting officers in preparing for court

To download the Animal Control Redemption Form, please click here.

Contact Information

165 Henry Johnson Blvd
Albany, NY 12210
Phone: (518) 462-7107 

animalcontrol@albany-ny.org