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Bartow County Animal Control

Located at:
50 Ladd's Mountain Rd
Cartersville, GA 30120
24 Hour Emergency On Call: Dial 911

 We ask that you make an appointment to conduct any business at our facility.

In order to turn in, reclaim, look for a lost animal, file a complaint or request open records, 
please bring in your drivers license or ID  (If it does not have your current Bartow County address, please bring in documentation such as a lease or utility bill showing proof of residency.) 

The shelter is no longer limiting intake. We have resumed normal operations.  

We do not take animals from other counties. We service Bartow County residents only.

We only accept DEBIT/ CREDIT Cards

Business Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
10:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
1:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & All HOLIDAYS


                                                              BARTOW COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL MISSION STATEMENT
It is the mission of Bartow County Animal Control to preserve and protect the public health and safety of Bartow County citizens and animals.  We will strive to provide professional ,courteous and efficient service to our county.  It is also our mission to promote responsible animal ownership through education and enforcement of the county ordinance along with state and federal laws and regulations.  It is our goal to provide and ensure compassionate care, safe shelter, and humane treatment for all animals.  In addition, we will endeavor to advocate animal welfare, and reduce the number of homeless pets as well as minimize the number of euthanized animals annually.        

Don't forget to Spay/Neuter!!   Report all Animal Abuse.