Animal Control

City of Center Line Police and Fire Retirement System

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Animal Control

Macomb County Animal Control Department

Residents are asked to contact the Macomb County Animal Control Department directly at 586-469-5115 with all calls concerning the following:

  • Stray domestic animals
  • Give up animals
  • Deceased animals
  • Sick/injured animals
  • Animal welfare complaints and investigations/animal bites
  • Nuisance wildlife complaints (squirrels, opossums, and raccoons) during regular business hours

In the vent of an emergency residents are asked to contact the Center Line Public Safety Department at 586-757-2200.


Dog License Fees

All licenses are issued by the Macomb County Animal Shelter

County Fees for Licenses


City Ordinance Regarding Dangerous & Vicious Dogs

Ordinance 279 (Amended)

AN AMENDMENT TO ORDINANCE 379 OF THE CITY OF CENTER LINE TO AMEND CHAPTER 10, ANIMALS, ARTICLE III, DOGS AND CATS, SECTION 10-66, DANGEROUS AND VICIOUS DOGS, OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF CENTER LINE.

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