Animal Control officers enforce County regulations on fowl, poultry, livestock and dangerous animals, including checking for animal licenses and dog tags and controlling stray animals. The officers administer the animal shelter and investigate animal cruelty, abuse and bite/rabies cases.
For the latest data on animals received and their disposition, see the state veterinarian's database.
Animal Control Officers are on duty or on call at all times. A message may be left during closed hours at 382-5795. For emergencies, contact the Sheriff's Office at 911 or non-emergencies after hours at 382-4343.
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Animal Control does not handle non-domesticated animals such as deer, raccoons, skunks, rodents or reptiles. A qualified pest control business or the Virginia State Conservation Police, in cases of big game animals, should be contacted.
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480 Cinnabar Rd.
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Phone: (540) 382-5795
Fax: (540) 382-5798
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Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sat.-Sun., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.