ANIMAL CONTROL Page Content Pet of the Week Baby Girl came to the shelter after spending her entire life with the same owner, whose living arrangements had drastically changed. Baby Girl is a bit timid and is very good about using her litter box. She does well with other cats, and is hoping to find a quiet home that will love her and brush her. She has not lived around children or dogs, and is shy around them at the shelter. Baby Girl is hoping to find another patient loving home where she will have time to come out of her shell. Animal Control News No items found. Success Stories GeorgeDamonBlossomAnnaKelseyDieselKaylaShelbyLillyDaisyBearChewyJacksonChoeChewy2TriscutDukeGuiness-Deshka Mission Statement: To ensure the safety and well-being of all borough residents through proactive education and enforcement and to set the standard for outstanding animal care practices The Division of Animal Control protects the health and safety of the borough through promoting responsible pet ownership. At the shelter, the staff provides a safe and clean environment for animals anticipating an adoption, waiting to be reunited with their owners, under observation for rabies, or in protective custody. The staff also offers euthanasia services, live traps for rent, microchipping, and an annual rabies clinic. On the road, the animal control officers respond to and investigate complaints of loose, aggressive, noisy, sick or injured animals. The staff can also be seen throughout the community at fairs and other events. For wildlife concerns, contact Alaska Department of Fish and Game at 907-459-7200.