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Animal Control

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.

Pet Vet Cruiser
A state-of-the-art mobile veterinary clinic for pet owners who qualify to have their pets surgically sterilized.

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  
386-775-9999   DeBary
386-736-5999   DeLand, Lake Helen, Orange City and Pierson
386-878-8701   Deltona
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.

Other links of interest
Planning a portable pet disaster supply kit - the American Red Cross
Disaster preparedness/sheltering information for pet owners
The Humane Society
Sunshine State Horse Council hurricane/fire emergency equine evacuation