Animal Control

The Richfield Police Department Animal Control Officer investigates complaints from the public regarding animals. This includes animals that are:
  • Crippled
  • Destructive
  • Injured
  • Stray
  • Unlicensed
  • Vicious
Animals are taken to the dog pound located at the Richfield Police Department.

Lost or Stolen Animals

The Animal Control Officer also receives reports on lost or stolen animals and assists in returning them to their rightful owners. Any animal that is apprehended is housed until identification of ownership is determined.

Dog Licenses

Dog licenses are also available directly from the Animal Control Officer.

Animal Adoption

On occasion animals are available for adoption. As animals become available the website will be updated.


There are currently no animals available for adoption.

Message from Patti Horn, Animal Control Warden

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For more information regarding animal control issues contact (330) 659-9500.