Animal Control

The city strives to prevent injury to property and cruelty to animals by administering animal control measures deemed desirable and necessary for the protection of the health, welfare, and safety of the residents and animals of the city of Battle Ground. The purpose of this ordinance is to provide a means of licensing dogs and other animals and facilities; to regulate animal behavior so that it will not constitute a nuisance; and to prevent or curtail inhumane treatment to animals.

Helpful Resources

Clark County Animal and Pets: Visit their website for additional information and resources to help pets throughout Clark County.

We encourage community members who wish to give back, to contact various local agencies or non-profit organizations. Although the City cannot endorse organizations, there are numerous organizations helping with TNR, fostering, and animal safety throughout the County that would appreciate help and volunteers to keep animals healthy and safe.

Domestic Short Hair Rescue Cat