Animal Control

The city’s Police Department provides Animal Control and Shelter Services for the City of Waxahachie.  Services are provided within the city limits of Waxahachie. The shelter is located south of town near Lake Waxahachie. The physical address is 191 Lions Park Road, Waxahachie, TX 75165. Adoption hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Friday. The shelter can be reached at 469-309-4150. After hours please call 469-309-4400.

All animals within the City limits that are over the age of four months are required to be registered. There is no registration fee, however microchipping is required. If the animal is not microchipped, the City provides that service for $5.00. A copy of a current rabies vaccination is also required. Please click the link below to download the registration form. 

City of Waxahachie Animal Registration