Animal Control Field Operations

We provide various animal-related services to the public. These services include:


  • Animal bite investigation/prevention
  • Animal cruelty investigation
  • Wildlife issues within the city limits
  • Humane trap setting and trap education 
  • Zoonotic disease control and education
  • Animal husbandry education
  • Microchip identification services
  • For rodent issues, call pest control
  • Enforcement of city ordinances about animal violations
  • Other animal-related issues

To contact Odessa Animal Control Field Operations, call 432-335-5744


If you live in the Ector County, contact the Ector County Sheriff’s Office at 432-335-3050

Emergency & Non-Emergency

In emergencies, call 911 for Animal Control Officers. Animal emergencies Include:


  • Animal Attacks
  • Vicious Animals
  • Animal Bites
  • Injured Animals

For non-emergency animal issues call 432-335-5744 for Animal Control Officers within the city limits. 


To report animal-related issues in the Ector County, contact the Ector County Sheriff’s Office at 432-335-3050. Animal Non-Emergencies Include:


  • Stray Animals
  • Dead Animals