The Dearborn Police Department works in conjunction with the Dearborn Animal Shelter to resolve all issues related to wild and domestic animals in the City of Dearborn.
Dearborn Animal Control should be contacted during normal business hours for help with stray animals, wild animals, dead animals and animals that need to be picked up in a trap. For after-hours issues or emergencies, call 313-943-2201.
If you are bitten by an animal, domestic or wild, call Dearborn Police immediately and seek medical attention. The animal must be located and quarantined or tested. Be prepared to give authorities all of the information about the incident, including a description of the animal. It is vital to determine if the animal has contracted rabies.
Stray or lost pets should be reported to the Dearborn Animal Shelter at 313-943-2697, or can be reported online on the DAS website.