Animal Control

The City of Ellinwood Police Department is responsible for animal control.  To report a dog running at large, or a breed of animal that is prohibited by City ordinance please contact the City Office at (620) 564-3161.  A report will be taken and dispatched to the Ellinwood Police Department.

If an animal is picked up by the Police Department, the animal will be impounded at Animal Medical Center at 315 East Santa Fe, in Ellinwood, (620) 792-1265.  A boarding fee and City fine will be assessed when the animal is picked up.

Please review the Animal Control Ordinance and Pit Bull Ordinance for further information on the City of Ellinwood animal control laws.