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Deer Park Animal Adoption & Care Shelter
Caring for All Animals

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Lost & Found Pets
If you have lost or found an animal, contact the Humane Division at 281-478-7274 and give the location and description of the animal.

Animal Abuse
It is unlawful for any individual to treat animals in an inhumane manner. Instances of animal abuse should be reported to the Police Department at 281-479-1511.

Sick or Injured Pets
If your pet is sick or injured, you should call a veterinarian. Local veterinarians are listed in the yellow pages.


The Animal Adoption and Care Shelter is responsible for all phases of animal control. This includes the operation and maintenance of the animal shelter and the enforcement of related ordinances. However, our main focus is on animal adoptions.

Pet Owners Responsibilities

All residents are asked to note the following ordinance regarding dogs and cats running at large:

Section 14-2. Duties of owners and persons in control and protection of animals.  It shall be unlawful for any owner or person to: Fail to prevent any animal from running at large within the corporate limits of the city.

Section 14-1. Definitions-Running at large means:
Off-premises: Any dog which is not restrained by means of leash or chain of sufficient strength and not more than fifteen (15) feet in length to control the action of such animal while off premises; or any cat which is off the owner's property.

Read all of Chapter 14 of the City's Code of Ordinances HERE to learn more.

Pet Licenses
Dogs and cats owned by residents must be licensed each year. A license may be obtained in person at the animal shelter. A valid rabies certificate must be presented at the time of purchase. The license fee is $10.

If your pet has been impounded, the Humane Division will contact you as soon as possible if your dog is tagged or micro-chipped. Payment of impoundment fees and proof of a current rabies vaccination is required before release.

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Contact Us
Jeanna Hooker
Animal Control Supervisor

4213 Luella Ave.
Building G
Deer Park, TX 77536

Ph: 281-478-7274
Fx: 281-478-2031

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

8 a.m. - Noon

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