ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS RESPOND TO A NUMBER OF COMPLAINTS REGARDING WILDLIFE IN THE COUNTY, TO INCLUDE:
- Sick or injured wildlife (the wild animal is visibly in distress, struggling to move, stumbling, excessively drooling, or is suffering from apparent physical injuries).
- Wildlife inside of the living area of a residence
- Human/domestic animal exposure to wildlife
The Animal Control Bureau does not set county-owned traps for nuisance wildlife, nor do they service personal traps. If you have a nuisance wildlife problem, please call the wildlife conflict hotline at 1-855-571-9003.
For further information on wildlife in the area please visit the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries website.