Adrienne Byrne-Lutz, MS
Toll Free: 800.527.0709
Wichita, KS 67213
HOURS: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon-Sun
The Animal Control Department enforces
Sedgwick County codes on the housing and care of animals, and ensures that
animals and their remains do not pose a health or safety hazard to county
residents. The enforcement activities include returning stray dogs to their
owners, returning loose cattle to fenced pastures, investigating animal cruelty
or violations of dangerous animal laws, and removing deer carcasses from county
All dogs and cats owned by residents who live in the unincorporated areas of
Sedgwick County must be vaccinated and dogs must wear a tag indicating
compliance with the county's
If you live inside the limits of a city, licenses
must be obtained from the owner’s municipality. Ask your veterinarian for
help obtaining a license or you can follow the steps below.
Obtaining a License:
If you have been bitten by a wild or stray animal, print this
Bite Report Form, fill it out and deliver it to
Animal Control at 1015 Stillwell in Wichita or fax it to 383-7553.
Sedgwick County Animal Control works in conjunction with the city of Wichita
and Kansas Humane Society to connect owners to their lost pets, as well as help
residents find new furry additions to their families.
Mission: To assure quality public services that provide for the present and future well-being of the citizens of Sedgwick County.
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