Animal Control Services

The goal of the Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia is to assist the community with animal related issues through prompt response time, education and enforcement of the Philadelphia code. 

ACCT is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to receive stray and unwanted animals, investigate animal ordinance complaints and respond to animal emergencies.  The shelter is located at  111 W. Hunting Park Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19140

Services provided by ACCT:

  • Animal Emergencies
  • Stray/Unwanted Animal Pick up
  • Enforcement of Animal Ordinance Complaints
  • Cats in Trees
  • Dog Licensing
  • Dead Animal Removal