Animal Care and Control services are provided to the City of West Hollywood by Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control and SPCA-LA. Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control provides field services and licensing services. They enforce all state, county and city laws regarding the care and control of domestic animals. The Los Angeles County Carson Shelter responds to service calls from West Hollywood residents reporting or needing assistance with stray, injured, lost, dead, nuisance or dangerous animals.
SPCA-LA provides animal sheltering services and humane investigations to the City of West Hollywood.
West Hollywood Animal Services - In addition to the licensing services provided by Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control, animal licenses can be purchased at City Hall 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard at the 1st floor City Clerk 'Cashier' window. For licenses purchased at City Hall, you must present a picture I.D. showing a current West Hollywood address and bring all shot records for each animal you want to license and if animal is altered please bring proof.
You will be given a receipt for your records. Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control will mail the tag(s) to your home.
For non-emergency and general information regarding the City's animal care and control services during business hours call 323-848-6882.
- Los Angeles County Animal Care & Control - (310) 523-9566
Off-leash dogs, lost and found animals, animal licensing, pet/animal adoptions, animal vaccinations and humane treatment.
- You may also file an online request for services by clicking on the following link:
- Los Angeles County West Vector Control District - (310) 915-7370
Bees, africanized honey bees and rodents.
- Lost and Found Animals
- Barking Dogs - Please call Code Compliance at (323) 848-6516