Brenham Animal Services
1804 Longwood Dr.
phone: (979) 337-7351
Number: (979) 337-7356
Hours of operation
Shelter / Adoption Center hours
a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
We are also closed
on major holidays.
Field Services hours
a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
In case of
emergency, please contact the police department dispatch at (979) 277-7373.
Important links related
to animal services
Animal control law in our community
The City of Brenham Animal Services Department operates the
new, state-of-the-art, Brenham Pet Adoption Center. We are responsible for
Animal Control services for the City of Brenham and are under the direction of
the Brenham Police Department. The Brenham Pet Adoption Center houses only
dogs and cats that are available for adoption or are in stray holding,
waiting to go into the adoption program.
For after hours emergencies, call Washington County
Dispatch at 979-277-7373. Animal Control Officers are on call 24
hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year for after-hours call outs for
animal bites, stray animals that have been contained, injured animals that
are still alive, and assisting with animals in a vehicle where the driver is
placed under arrest or has been involved in an accident.
The City requires all animals to be vaccinated and licensed on an annual basis.
Licenses are available through Brenham Animal Services and the local veterinary
All Dogs and Cats over four (4) months of age must be licensed
City licenses are valid for 1 year (expire the same date as the
animals' rabies vaccination).
Unaltered Pet License - If your pet has not been spayed or
neutered the license and fees must be renewed annually.
Altered Pet License - spayed/ neutered pets require an initial
license and fee. Annual renewals of the license will be free of charge pending