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Animal Control Officer
1460 Shetter Avenue
Jacksonville Beach, Fl. 32250
Ph: (904) 247-6167
Fax: (904) 247-6178
By Appointment Only
If your pet is picked up it will be taken to the Jacksonville Beach Animal Control Building and housed in a special pet area. Upon arrival your pet will be given food, water and weather appropriate comforts. Pets are held for three (3) days and are then transferred to the Jacksonville Animal Care and Protective Services.
Owners are required to pay all fees and fines associated with pets before they can be released home.
Payment for fines and boarding can be made at Police Records.
To pick up your pet you must present the following to the Animal Control Officer:
|No current rabies vaccinations||$50.00|
|No leash / Owner not in control of leash||$50.00|
|Failed to remove pet droppings||$50.00|
|No tags / Failed to register||$50.00|
|Pet running at large||$50.00|
|City Boarding per day||$5.00 - Charged on arrival|
|Impound||$20.00 1st offense|
|$30.00 2nd offense|
|$50.00 3nd offense|
Boarding under quarantine 1st 10 days of quarantine Additional fines for violations may apply
* Not all fines and fees are listed. Not all fines and fees are listed. Additional payments may be required such as veterinary services, county and state fines, or shelter transfers.
The circumstances of your case may require your pet to be placed under quarantine. When this happens your pet will be held for 10 days or longer depending on your case.
Pet visitation is by appointment only and prior approval must be given by the ACO. You are welcome to leave your own food and special needs for your pet such as a blanket, bedding or toy. The fine amounts cannot be adjusted for items you provide your pet.