Our Mission is to Promote and Provide the Responsible Care and Treatment of Animals

Animal Control Local Ordinances

Local Ordinances

Jurisdictional Licensing Requirements

  • Residents of Larimer County and Timnath are required to have their animals vaccinated by a licensed veterinarian and need to license their dogs-only
  • Residents of the City of Fort Collins, the City of Loveland, and the Town of Wellington are required to have vaccinated and licensed both their dogs and cats.
  • Residents of Estes Park or Berthoud, please contact your Town Hall for licensing requirements.

Please note: Additional impoundment fees and court charges may apply when a stray animal is impounded without a license tag.