Mission: To provide animal control services to the public in the most effective, efficient and courteous means possible. We will provide professional, proactive enforcement of Volusia County Code of Ordinances chapter 14 and the State Statutes pertaining to animals. We will promote responsible pet ownership by individual contact and community outreach programs.
Volusia County Animal Services is now accepting appointments for January at its new spay/neuter clinic located at 1250 Indian Lake Road, Daytona Beach. The state-of-the-art clinic will provide low-cost and reduced-fee animal sterilization to residents of unincorporated areas of Volusia County and the cities of DeLand and South Daytona. Services at the new spay/neuter clinic are by appointment only.
Residents seeking low-cost pet spaying and neutering must show proof of public assistance, such as a Medicaid, Women, Infants and Children (WIC) or food stamp identification card. Residents must also show proof of income and meet income eligibility guidelines, which are based on the number of people in the household and the annual household income. Prices range from $15 to $65 and are based on income. Residents who do not meet the criteria for the guidelines will be referred to another low-cost spay/neuter program.
Services at the new clinic include spay and neuter surgeries, rabies vaccinations, and county licenses for owners of pets who live in unincorporated Volusia County and the cities of DeLand and South Daytona. Residents with cats that are spayed or neutered under the county Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR), Free Roaming Cat (FRC) and Return To Field (RTF) programs will also receive a feline distemper vaccination and ear-tipping in addition to the rabies vaccination.
For more information or to make an appointment, call 386-323-3575.
Municipal animal control offices
Volusia County Animal Control provides services in unincorporated areas of the county. If you live within city limits, please contact your local animal control office:
386-248-1777 Daytona Beach and Daytona Beach Shores
386-736-5999 DeLand, Lake Helen, Orange City and Pierson
386-423-3888 Edgewater, New Smyrna Beach and Port Orange
386-248-1777 Holly Hill, Ormond Beach, Ponce Inlet and South Daytona
386-345-3522 Oak Hill
Animal Control is looking for volunteers to work during and after a disaster.
Duties may include working at the People and Pet evacuation shelter, animal rescue, animal transport during evacuation, office work, and more. For more information or to volunteer, call Animal Control at 386-740-5241.
Community outreach program
Animal Services has a speaker available for presentations on responsible pet ownership for your group, such as schools, boy scouts, girl scouts, homeowners associations and civic organizations. Please call 386-248-1790 to schedule your presentation.
The rebate program for spaying and neutering has been terminated.