Provide enforcement of the Ohio Revised Code dealing with dogs.
Provide cats and dogs for adoption.
Provide public education in regards to companion animals.
Address public safety and health issues to citizens of Darke County where irresponsible pet ownership exists.
Provide a suitable place for impounded dogs, making proper provisions for feeding and caring for them.
Provide an avenue for dog owners to relinquish unwanted dogs.
Patrol and humanely seize and impound dogs found running at large.
Investigate livestock deaths caused by dogs or coyote.
Pick up owner surrendered dogs.
Make a weekly report to the County Commissioners.
Provide emergency services where a true emergency exists.
We are here for owners of lost dogs to claim their animals. We post lost dog information for 2 weeks.
We try to reunite stray dogs with their owners.
We provide immediate notification to dog owner if dog is wearing current year tag.