Animal Control

Duties

The Animal Control Division of the Moab City Police Department has a big task. Two Animal Control Officers - who are civil service employees - patrol and respond to animal problems throughout Grand County.

Animal Control Officers respond to complaints about unsecured pets, animals in trouble, dead animals on roadways and other animal control issues. These officers are trained in the care and security of animals and hold a deep concern for the animals they try to assist. The city has two animal control vehicles equipped with cages for the animals while they are transported to the shelter.

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