We provide services to the unincorporated areas of the County of Los Angeles in addition to performing various services for 52 contracted cities. The City of Los Angeles is not serviced by our agency (except for small unincorporated areas within or adjacent to).
To determine whether we provide services to your area, please see our animal care center page.
For human emergencies, please call 911.
For injured animal emergencies, call our Communication Center (see below).
We ask that you visit our Frequently Asked Questions pages prior to submitting your question by e-mail.
For general questions/feedback (including licensing issues), please click here.
Field Service Requests can now be submitted online. These requests include loose animals, animal bites (non‑emergency), dead animals, etc.
For animal noise complaints, please click here.
Note: All calls are routed through our Communication Center/Dispatch for response. The Communication Center is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Due to high call volume during certain periods, there may be a delay to speak to an operator.
Please select the appropriate telephone number based on your service area.
Communication Center/Dispatch Numbers
Downey (562) 940-6898
Carson/Gardena (310) 523-9566
Baldwin Park (626) 962-3577
Lancaster (661) 940-4191
Castaic (661) 257-3191
Agoura (818) 991-0071
Field Licensing/Canvassing Issues (562) 658-2019*
*Staff is available Wednesday-Saturday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., to answer field licensing/canvassing questions.
Additional Important Numbers:
|Licensing – Pet
|Licensing – Facility
|Licensing – Spay/Neuter Assistance
5898 Cherry Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90805
(800) 253-3555 (general info.)
(562) 422-3408 (fax)
Enforcement Services (Licensing) Bureau
12440 East Imperial Highway,
Norwalk, CA 90640
(walk-in not available)
ANIMAL CARE CENTERS
ANIMAL CARE CENTERS
Downey Animal Care Center
11258 South Garfield Avenue
Downey, CA 90242
Lancaster Animal Care Center
5210 West Avenue I
Lancaster, CA 93536
Carson/Gardena Animal Care Center
216 West Victoria Street
Gardena, CA 90248
Castaic Animal Care Center
31044 North Charlie Canyon Road
Castaic, CA 91384
Baldwin Park Animal Care Center
4275 North Elton Street
Baldwin Park, CA 91706
Agoura Animal Care Center
29525 Agoura Road
Agoura, CA 91301
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