Animal Control

  • Impounding animals running at large within the city limits.
  • Retrieving surrendered animals that can no longer be cared for.
  • Trapping nuisance wildlife such as skunks, raccoons, armadillos, stray and feral cats.
  • Responding to animal bites and insuring the biting animal is quarantined according to State Laws.
  • Responding to dangerous/vicious dog complaints.
  • Responding to loose livestock.

Helpful Links:


Humane Society:

Contact Numbers:

  • Dispatch - (903) 983-1559
  • City Hall - (903) 984-5081