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.

News & Notices

On Tuesday, May 16, at 11:00 a.m. the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Patrol Headquarters, located at 3206 South 16 th Avenue in Eldridge. In 1994 the Sheriff’s Office moved the patrol division to the location at 4715 Tremont Avenue in Davenport...
Posted: May 10, 2017
Testing Information Deputy Sheriff and Reserve Deputy Applicants: This notice is a reminder to only those applicants who have already submitted an on-line application. Applications were closed April 17, 2017. Applicants for the Reserve Deputy and Deputy Sheriff positions must complete a physical...
Posted: May 5, 2017
The Sheriff’s Office would like to thank all of our Correctional Officers and Employees for the great job that they do. We give thanks and tribute to you all.
Posted: May 1, 2017