The Department of Animal Services enforces the County's Animal Ordinance and the Florida Laws relating to animals, provides an animal adoption program, picks up and shelters stray, sick and/or injured animals, issues rabies license/certificates, investigates animal cruelty and neglect, and quarantines animals that have bitten someone.
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- Animal Ordinance
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What is a certificate/tag?
Do I need a certificate/tag for my pet?
Where can I get my certificate/tag for my pet? read on Licensing Your Pet
Have you heard about coyotes in your area? read on Coyotes are here to stay in Manatee County
Frequently Asked Questions Answered! read on FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions - Click on each topic below to expand or collapse
What you should know about disasters and your pets! read on Disaster Planning and Your Pets
The No Kill Plan and what we are striving to achieve. read on No Kill Manatee County