Trap permits are required for all humane live traps whether privately owned or borrowed from Animal Services.
Trap Permits are valid for ninety (90) days.
Trap Permit Fees
Borrowed City Traps, $100 and includes trap services.
Privately Owned Traps, No permit fee but $50 per service, max $100 within 90 days.
Trap must have permit label affixed.
Trapping is not allow on weekends or holidays.
Traps cannot be set when temperatures are below 35 or above 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
Permit holder is required to check trap daily and report any captured animal.
Skunks - In accordance with city ordinance, the use of a city-owned humane trap to trap skunks is prohibited. Any person who catches a skunk with a privately owned humane trap must release the skunk or contact a private company to have the skunk removed within twenty-four (24) hours.
Feral Cats - Will be processed in accordance with the Trap-Neuter-Release (TNR) city ordinance and released back into the community.
For more information contact Animal Services, Monday-Friday, 8a-5p, at 469-444-0915 or firstname.lastname@example.org.