Officer Mario Lee, of the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office, is the Township's Animal Control Officer, he can be reached at 651-248-2491. If Officer Lee is unavailable call the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office Non-emergency number at 651-767-0640.

What Animal Control Responds To

Animal Control primarily responds to concerns about domestic animals within the Township by:
  • Responding to animal ordinance violations
  • Impounding stray and dangerous dogs
  • Following up on all animal bite reports
  • Helping to resolve issues through negotiation or issuing a citation if necessary
If animal control services are not available, a deputy will respond to the call.

Reporting an Animal Control Problem

When reporting an animal control problem or concern, the following information is helpful:
  • Your name and phone number
  • Location of the complaint
  • Description of the complaint
  • Description of the animal
  • Possible animal owner information

Impounded and quarantined animals are taken to:
Saint Paul Animal Control Center
1285 Jessamine Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone: 651-266-1100

Phone hours are 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Shelter Pickup hours are  1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday