Animal Ordinances

Animal Services follows the city ordinances passed by the Euless City Council to properly care for and manage animals within its jurisdiction.


Most animals ordinances are found in Chapter 10 and include the following topics:

  • Animals Running at Large
  • Owner Responsibilities for Proper Animal Care
  • Barking and Other Noises
  • Vicious Animals and Dangerous Dogs
  • Rabies Control
  • Impoundment
  • Adoptions


Report a Violation

Citizens are encouraged to contact Animal Services if they suspect a violation of the animal ordinances. Animal Services will determine if there is a violation according to City Ordinances and notify the owner of the violation. Our goal is to obtain voluntary compliance. To report a violation of the animal ordinances call 817-685-1594 or submit a request through Access Euless.

Received a Violation

If you've received a Notice of Violation and would like to read the specific ordinance needing correction, you can read the city ordinances online. You can also find answers to Frequently Asked Questions on Access Euless.