For expediency regarding barking dog complaints in our jurisdiction, you may fill out and submit the form below or call 619-299-7012, ext. 2617. If you are a resident outside of these cities and have a concern with a loud animal, call your local police agency or code compliance department. If you see a loose or vicious animal, or an injured animal on the side of the road, call your local animal control.
Notice: For Barking Dogs in the City of San Diego
If you are a resident in the City of San Diego, barking dog complaints are handled by the city’s Code Enforcement Department. Please use this link to file your report: https://www.sandiego.gov/development-services/code-enforcement. All other animal complaints in the city of San Diego are handled by San Diego Humane Society.
Other Animal Complaints
Animal complaints (strays, off-leash, etc.) for the cities of Carlsbad, Del Mar, Encinitas, Escondido, Imperial Beach, Oceanside, Poway, San Diego, San Marcos, Santee, Solana Beach and Vista are handled by San Diego Humane Society.