Animal Control operates Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. To report stray or loose animals or any other non-emergency incident, call non-emergency dispatch at 817-478-5416. This call may be answered as if you had dialed 9-1-1. Please do not hang up.
The City of Kennedale does not have an animal shelter. Please do not bring stray animals to the Police Department, as we do not have the facilities to house them. All animals impounded by the City are taken to:
Fees must be paid at the Kennedale Police Department before an animal can be claimed by its owner from the Fort Worth facility.
The City Council recently broadened residents' ability to keep farm animals within the City limits by revising the existing municipal code regarding animals. Updates within Ordinance 664 (PDF) include:
If you have questions, please call 817-985-2133 or email Community Development.