If you need assistance with a domestic animal, such as a dog or a cat, you need to call your local Shelby County animal services for assistance. They can help you out with issues such as stray dogs, stray cats, spay & neuter programs, vaccinations, licenses, pet adoption, bite reports, deceased pets, lost pets, local animal complaints and to report neglected or abused animals.
To report a dead animal on the road, an injured bird, a lost baby squirrel, a dangerous bear, or anything like that, call any of these free government animal services:
Shelby County does not provide free wildlife control services. If you want to pay for critter removal services, call Critter Control at 901-254-7510. They provide professional wildlife control for both residential & commercial customers in the city of Memphis. They offer custom Memphis wild animal control solutions for almost any type of wildlife problem, whether it be the noises of squirrels running through the attic, a colony of bats living in a building, or the destructive behavior of a raccoon, they have the experience and the tools to quickly and professionally solve your animal problem in Shelby County in Tennessee. Check their prices, and for a consultation, give them a call at 901-254-7510
We service Memphis TN, and the greater metropolitan area, including the towns of Germantown TN, Collierville TN, Covington TN, Olive Branch MS, and South Haven MS.
It is important to remember that most county animal services in Shelby County and elsewhere no longer provide assistance in cases involving wild animals and wildlife management. If you have a wildlife problem or need to get rid of wildlife, need an exterminator or exterminating company, pest control or critter trapping or traps or wild animal prevention in Shelby County, you should call a privately owned wildlife removal company at this number: 901-254-7510
The City Council has become so concerned about the DOG and the MEMPHIS protest group called the Animal Defense League that it has approved a plan which provides taxpayer dollars for surveillance equipment at the private homes of animal services employees. For more information, call the animal services of Memphis, Tennessee.
With high tech cameras, these workers can weed out door-to-door salesmen and pesky in-laws-again on the taxpayer's dime--under the pretense that the big bad wolf, also known as the animal activist, might show up with a feral cat flyer, order them a fake cab or protest on the sidewalk with a sign. Shelby County animal control says it will continue to help with domestic animal issues, but not with Tennessee wildlife problems.
Although city workers have a right to feel safe, this measure amounts to another questionable use of limited resources for a city that had 31,000 violent crimes last year. Animal and carcass removal services in Shelby County is dedicated to helping Tennessee and Memphis.
The mayor continues to react to the "DOG threat." He recently removed Erika The Wild Animal Expert from the Memphis Animal Commission and replaced her with surveillance expert Glenn S. The Cat and Dog Exterminator. Shelby County animal services in Memphis, Tennessee, declined to comment on the matter.
Remember, for a dog/cat problem, call 901-636-7297, and if you need wildlife removal service in Shelby County, call Critter Control: 901-254-7510.