Animal Ordinances
**Please note, the new Gwinnett County Animal Control Ordinance that was passed in 2015 has not been uploaded to Municode.  Please visit the main page of this site and scroll to the bottom of the page.  There you will find a current, updated copy of the complete 2015 Ordinance.

Gwinnett County's municipal codes and ordinances are located on an external site called Municode that is maintained by The Municipal Code Corporation.

Click here to visit the Gwinnett Animals Section of Municode.

Animal Cruelty/Bites

Animal Complaints/Incidents/Situations
If there is an animal in your vicinity that you feel is being mistreated, is threatening to the welfare of your community, etc., please don't hesitate to utilize our services to help these animals and ensure the safety of the residents of our community. We currently have an officer dedicated to the sole issue of Animal Cruelty/Neglect cases and an officer dedicated to the sole issue of animal bites/rabies control. You may call our offices at 770.339.3200 to speak to them directly.

Animal Cruelty Investigator
Officer Joey Brooks

Bite/Rabies Control Officer
Officer Tiffany Richey