Animal Control

Mon, Wed, Fri 9am-1pm
Tue & Thur Noon-4pm


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375 Keith Wilhelm Dr
Coldwater, MI 49036

Mailing Address:

Branch County Animal Control
375 Keith Wilhelm Dr
Coldwater, MI 49036

**See Animal Control Home Page for more Info**

***Branch County Due to a staff shortage we may be closed during our normal hours.



**BRANCH COUNTY ANIMAL Shelter has moved to 375 Kieth Wilhelm Drive in Coldwater behind the Sheriffs Department  opening date 11/28/17  hours are Mon/Wed/Friday 9am till 1pm. Tue/Thurs noon till 4pm. The phone number is 517-639-3210 or 517-278-2325 Number 6 


ATTENTION Adopters, Rescues & Shelters:  If there is a specific dog(s) that you want, call the Shelter during open hours to sign up.

Per State Law stray dogs are held at the Shelter for four (4) Business Days to give the owner a chance to reclaim them.  The "Release Date" is the date the dog is available for Adoption, Rescue or Transfer.  If for medical and/or behavioral reasons the dog is not adoptable, it will be marked "Pick Up By Owner Only".  If you have any questions, please call the Shelter during open hours at 517-639-3210.

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**It is Michigan State Law that any animal adopted from a Shelter must get spayed or neutered.


 **It is Michigan State Law that all dogs (no exceptions) must be licensed and the license must be on the dog.  Approximately 60% of the dogs brought into this Shelter have a collar on with no license and 40% have no collar at all.


**It is against Michigan State Law to dump an animal anywhere in the State of Michigan including at an Animal Shelter after it is closed.