Animal Control

The Animal Control Unit is responsible for the enforcement of all city codes related to the ownership and care of domestic animals. The unit operates 7 days a week with 3 full-time officers. Animal Control Officers also make community presentations upon request.


Facility

As part of the Public Safety Sales Tax Initiative a temporary animal control facility has been opened in Blue Springs.

Located at 1228 N.W. Knox Street, this will be a transitory holding area for lost pets until they can be returned to their owners.


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Animal Control Fees

Animal Control Fees are collected at the Blue Springs Police Department (on the 2nd Floor). Pick up the telephone at the double doors. Fees are as follows:

o $25 for 1st offense (Redemption Fee)

o $50 for 2nd and subsequent offenses (Redemption Fee)

o $29 per day kennel fees

o $120 for dog, cat, or other animal body disposal fee