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About the Animal Care Unit:

The City of Waco Animal Care Unit provides service by active enforcement of state and local laws, the humane sheltering and disposal of stray, dangerous, and unwanted animals, the promotion of responsible pet ownership and animal welfare, and to strive toward the ultimate goal of the elimination of the need to euthanize healthy or unwanted animals.

They work closely with the Animal Shelter staff to ensure animal safety.

Animal Care Officers work 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
They are on-call for emergencies after normal business hours.

Animal Care Officers

Animal Care Officers

Animal Care Contact Info:

(254) 750-1765 Animal Care (Control) Main Office

(254) 750-7500 Police Department

About the Animal Shelter:

The City of Waco Animal Shelter shares a building with the Humane Society of Central Texas at:

2032 Circle Road
Waco, Texas 76706

(254) 752-SPAY ( 7729 ) Animal Care (Control) & Spay/Neuter Information

(254) 754-1454 Humane Society of Central Texas

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