Polk County provides animal control services to the entire City of Urbandale, including Urbandale residents located in Dallas County. Animal Control Officers respond to calls for service that include dogs and cats at large, wildlife issues, excessively barking dogs, and health and welfare of domestic animal checks. Animal Control Officers are on duty 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
It is unlawful for any owner to allow dogs, cats or any other animals to run at large in the City of Urbandale. To report an animal at large, please contact Westcom Dispatch at 515-222-3321 and they will dispatch an animal control officer.
Animals Picked Up
If your pet was picked up, please contact Furry Friends Refuge at 515-371-5586. Urbandale partners with Furry Friends Refuge to house and care for animals picked up by animal control officers.