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Animal Control

Animal issues

  • Barking dogs 925-335-8300 (County Animal Services)
  • Dog licenses 925-646-2958
  • Injured wild animal (Lindsay Wildlife Museum, 1931 First Ave., WC) 925-935-1978
  • Lost and found pets (County Animal Shelter, Martinez) 925-335-8300
  • Spay and neuter clinic (County Animal Shelter, Martinez) 925-646-4484
  • Vicious animal (daytime) 925-646-2995

Unwanted or stray animals

  • County Animal Control, 4800 Imhoff Place, Martinez
    (24-hour emergencies) 925-335-8300