Animal Shelter FAQs
How many dogs and cats are allowed?
- Answer: 4 dogs and 6 cats
What do we do about barking dogs?
- Answer: If it has become a nuisance, call the shelter at 662-895-4582 during business hours or call the police department at 662-895-4111 after hours.
What are the shelter hours?
- Answer: 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday and Saturday 8:00am – 11:00am
Is there a leash law?
- Answer: Yes, all animals including cats are to be on a leash or confined if you live in the city.
What do we do if a dog is being treated inhumanely?
- Answer: Call the shelter and we will have an officer do a welfare check on the animal.
What is considered an emergency for after hours calls?
- Answer: If the shelter is closed, it has to be a problem with an aggressive animal in order to dispatch an officer.
Do our animals have to wear their rabies tags?
- Answer: Yes, it is a Mississippi law, but also helps in the return of your lost animal.
- City of Olive Branch, MS
9200 Pigeon Roost
Olive Branch, MS 38654
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.