Shelby County Animal Control Office: 205-669-8766 Office hours: 7:00am – 3:30pm, Monday – Friday
If you are located within city limits, please contact your local municipality for animal control assistance. The County does not have jurisdiction within a city. Click here for city contact information.
Deceased animals located on the county’s road right of way will be picked up by the Environmental Services Department - 205-669-3737 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Land owners are responsible for managing the remains of deceased animals located on private property. Animal remains cannot be placed with the garbage containers and/or processed by your garbage service provider.
Domestic Livestock: Shelby County Animal Control cannot independently capture and/or transport livestock. The Sheriff’s Office (205-670-6000) must first be contacted to access and/or report a situation. Animal Control will be contacted by the Sheriff’s Office if their assistance is required.
Shelby County residents can contact the Shelby County Humane Society (205-669-3916) or shelbyhumane.orgfor the following support: