Animal Control

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The City of Grand Terrace provides animal control field services and licensing, including: animal nuisance complaints, loose dog calls, and dead animal removal and all other animal control field services.

To report dead animals, file animal nuisance complaints, or any other animal control related issues, please click the report an issue button above and enter your concern.

After hour emergency calls should be made for injured, aggressive, sick and suffering, or animals obstructing traffic. For after-hour emergency calls, including holidays please contact San Bernardino County Sheriff Dispatch at (909) 387-8313.

Sheltering Services
Animal sheltering services are contracted to the City of San Bernardino, at the Animal Services - City of San Bernardino ( at 333 Chandler Place CA , 92401 Phone: (909) 384-1304.

Missing pets or adoptable animals can be found on the following website:

Please visit the website Lost Pets - City of San Bernardino ( to find information on Lost Pets and to find helpful Pet Education tips.

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Please take note of the following information:
• Up to 4 dogs or cats are allowed on detached single-family houses. 
• Dog licenses can only be issued with proof of current/updated rabies vaccination and proof of spay or neuter (if applicable). 
• Your dog license will expire on the expiration date of your rabies vaccination. Your rabies vaccination date is your new dog license renewal date. 
• Click here to view the ordinance 

Wild Animals

Wild animals are protected by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Donkey Wild

Fish & Game Wildlife-Inland Empire Division
Coyote sightings call, 562-342-7100, Public safety issues with aggressive coyotes, attacks or hurt coyotes call the 24 hour line 951-443-2944 or Cal Tip 888-334-2258.

Wildlife Brochure
City of Grand Terrace Animal and Code Enforcement Van


Contact Information

Animal & Code Enforcement

(909) 954-5171
(909) 954-5172

Licensing Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Counter Hours 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

After-hours Emergency Line:
San Bernardino County Sheriff Dispatch
(909) 387-8313
(909) 835-3431- INJURED