Animal Control Officers

The Columbia Police Department employees two full time Animal Control Officers whom are committed to the prevention and control of rabies in accordance with state and local laws. Animal Control Officers also respond to calls for service concerning animal bites, vicious animals, injured or diseased animals, animal’s running-at-large, animal cruelty and nuisance domesticated animals. Animal Control Officers are assigned to the Support Services Division and report to the Support Services Sergeant.

Animal Control Office:  (931) 490-8500 *If no answer leave a message. 
Dispatch: (931) 388-2727, and press option #1
For an emergency dial 9-1-1