Pinole's Animal Control

Animal Control

Animal Control Services

Animal Control Services
The City of Pinole has entered into an agreement with the Contra Costa County Animal Service Department for animal control and sheltering services.  Additionally, the City of Pinole has adopted the Contra Costa County's Animal Control Ordinance in its entirety by reference.  As such, the provisions of the ordinance are enforced by the CCC Animal Services Department.

Contra Costa County Animal Services operates two animal shelters, one in Martinez and one in Pinole. The department offers a variety of services including but not limited to handling of lost and found animals, licensing, adoptions, emergency pet services, and field services such as investigating claims of animal cruelty, picking up injured animals, and impounding stray animals.

The City of Pinole encourages residents to be responsible pet owners. Pet ownership is a privilege and a big commitment.  However, pet ownership can also be rewarding, with pets offering their owners with joy, comfort and love.  Therefor, be ask that you be a responsible pet owner.

For more information on the services offered by the CCC Animal Services Department, visit the County's website or call the numbers below:

Animal issues

Barking dogs 925-335-8300 (County Animal Services)
Animal licenses 833-259-2136
Vicious animal (daytime) 925-646-2441

Unwanted or stray animals
County Animal Control, 4800 Imhoff Place, Martinez, (24-hour emergencies) 925-6465-2441 
      910 San Pablo Avenue, Pinole, (Main Desk) 510-942-4530