Animal Control is known as WestPet in Urbandale. WestPet provides animal control services in the cities of Urbandale, Clive and West Des Moines. 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. WestPet Officers are typically on duty from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
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 a WestPet animal control officer.
Animals Picked Up by WestPet
If your pet was picked up by WestPet, please contact Furry Friends Refuge at 515-371-5586. WestPet partners with Furry Friends Refuge to house and care for animals picked up by animal control officers.