Animal Control

Animal Control

If you see an animal that is in need, call the Humane Society of Scott County Animal Control at (563) 388-6655. Visit their website at http://www.hssc.us

The Humane Society of Scott County Animal Control Officer works in our community to protect stray, injured, abused and unwanted animals. They also help the public deal with problems caused by animals.

The animal control officer responds to calls about neglected or lost animals. They are the first people to provide comfort and compassion to animals in need.

Some of the services the animal control officer provides:

  • Rescuing injured animals.
  • Controlling stray and potentially dangerous animals at large.
  • Bringing lost pets to the Humane Society of Scott County where their owners can reclaim them.
  • Investigating animal mistreatment and neglect.

Here are some ways you can help the Animal Control Officer:

  • All cats and dogs in the city of Davenport must be on a leash when being walked.
  • All cats and dogs must have a current city license.
  • All cats and dogs must have a current rabies vaccination.
  • Pets left outside must have adequate food, shelter and water.
  • Pets kept outside must have their area clean and free of excrement.
  • Pet waste must be picked up when you walk them in a public area.

Humane Society of Scott County

News & Notices

The Sheriff’s Office had a swearing-in and a promotional ceremony this morning for two Chief Deputies to serve under Sheriff Lane. We would like to introduce and congratulate Major Shawn Roth and Major Bryce Schmidt to their new position. Major Roth will oversee operations, while Major Schmidt will...
Posted: January 17, 2017
On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 9:00 am, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a swearing in ceremony for the appointment of Shawn Roth as Chief Deputy. The ceremonies will be held in the Sheriff’s Office Pavilion Conference Room. Major Shawn Roth Biography - Shawn Roth grew up in...
Posted: January 13, 2017
On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 9:00 am, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a promotion ceremony held for the promotion of Lt. Bryce Schmidt to Chief Deputy. The ceremonies will be held in the Sheriff’s Office Pavilion Conference Room. Major Bryce Schmidt Biography - Bryce Schmidt...
Posted: January 13, 2017