ANIMAL CONTROL Page Content Pet of the Week Amae is a stunning young Alaskan husky and Plott hound mix who was surrendered to the shelter because his owner felt they weren’t giving him enough attention. According to Amae's owner he is housebroken, kennel trained, friendly, and affectionate. Amae is a young energetic boy who needs lots of exercise, along with some work on his basic obedience and manners! He is very vocal and enjoys making new canine friends! He is also sociable with older children, but a bit timid with babies. Amae is a young boy who will need consistent exercise both mentally and physically to help him mature into a good canine citizen! Animal Control News No items found. Success Stories Chewy2TriscutDukeGuiness-DeshkaNinjaelisabethPeteyFenrirJaneKinleyMerleAxelBellCasper-Rocky 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.