Animal Control

The Hazel Park Animal Control Department is no longer staffed by a Full-Time Animal Control Officer but is now maintained by Part-Time and Volunteer staff.

You can contact the animal control officer by:

  • Calling the Hazel Park Police Department Dispatch Center at (248) 542-6161, Ext. "0"
  • E-mailing at hpshelter@gmail.com

When residents call for the service of the animal control officer, we have noticed that there are common questions for which we can provide answers or direction. Please take a moment and review the frequently asked questions before calling.

A person who has seen a opossum, what should they do?

Will animal control trap nuisance animals?

How do I obtain a Trap?

Who do I report a lost or found animal?

How do I report a lost or found animal?

I have a general question pertaining to animals, who do I call?

What are the fees for release of impounded animals?