Animal Services

The Mesquite City Council has approved and adopted revisions to the Chapter 4 – Animal Ordinance that amends the City Code enforced by the Mesquite Animal Services Division. The revisions include updates to State law provisions, addresses outdated language and enhances definitions of a dangerous and aggressive animal as well as the new requirements for animal care and treatment. The new ordinance goes into effect January 1, 2021. To review the full ordinance click here. 

Mesquite Animal Services serves the residents of Mesquite, both animal and human, with professional and compassionate animal care including education, compliance, adoptions and disease prevention.

Microchipping now available!

Microchips are being offered on a walk-in basis during public Shelter hours.  The cost is $10 and includes the chip and initial registration.  Microchips are an easy way for your pet to be identified and returned home.