Hernando County Animal Services works closely with the Hernando County Sheriff's Office to enforce local animal ordinances and state humane laws, provides dog licensing, animal sheltering and care and adoption services for the county. Animal Services Officers with the Sheriff's Office are authorized to investigate possible animal related law violations and take appropriate enforcement action. Each year the officers conduct hundreds of investigations, and issue citations.
If you are aware of a situation that you believe may harm or jeopardize animal welfare (such as animal abuse, neglect, injury, or endangerment) or public health or safety (such as a bite, attack, or harassment of a person by an animal), or that may otherwise be in violation of an animal related law,we urge you to contact the Hernando County Sheriff's office at 352-754-6830. Hernando County Animal Services 19450 Oliver StreetBrooksville, Florida 34601Phone (352)796-5062Email This email address is being protected from spambots.
The zoo might be an excellent substitute position if you'd like to obtain animals pictures with out getting a visit to safari in summer season. You'll be able to choose their photos from the safe bench that may be available in close proximity to the cages. To make you accomplishment in using the pictures of animals that you'd like, you are able to comply with the subsequent suggestions.
Outside of a jungle of rain-washed pines and junipers spearing the new blueness of your Florida sky, ran a small, tawny-haired boy. His bare feet, extending from his overalled legs, crackled against the fallen palmettos. He leaped in the air, flinging his arms towards a flock of white doves circling higher than him.
Hernando’s animal control program includes enforcement of the City’s Animal Control Ordinance as well as operation of the Animal Shelter. The City of Herando requires that all dogs be on a leash. Animals which are picked up by the Animal Control Officer and not immediately claimed are eligible for adoption after 5 business days. Anyone who comes across a vicious animal is asked to call the police immediately at 662.
429.9096. If you have lost an animal, please call the Animal Control Officer at the number listed above or e-mail email@example.com For animals lost outside the Hernando City limits, please call the DeSoto County Animal Shelter at 662.429.5013. Pictures of pets available for adoption from our shelter will be shown on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CityofHernandoMSAnimalShelter?fref=ts The Animal Control staff also holds pet adoption events at various locations in the city.
These are listed on the community calendar, listed at the top of the page. The city is dedicated to spaying and neutering all animals who are adopted out of our shelter. We provide this service, along with needed vaccinations, but ask that you make a donation of $40 to help offset the costs. Special thanks to North American Electric for the continued financial and other support they provide to the shelter.
If you would also like to donate to help with shelter operations, please contact 429-9096. You may also donate at City Hall at 475 West Commerce Street. The Animal Shelter does not have regular hours. For an appointment, please call 662.429.9096.