Animal Control

J.B. Roney
Animal Control Officer
(850) 638-6306

Hours :   8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Monday through Friday

(Closed on holidays and weekends)


Mailing Address:

1331 South Blvd

Chipley, Fl  32428

William Wages


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The Board of County Commissioners has contracted Shelter Services with :

Animal Control of Northwest Florida, Inc.

effective October 1, 2005.

Washington County Animal Services will no longer operate a shelter, they will pick up.

nuisance animals, vicious animals and animals that are a danger to the public. There will be no drop off services.

Emergencies:  If bitten or attacked by an animal, call the Sheriff's Department at (850) 638-6111 (Please do not call 9-1-1). The Animal Control Officer will be dispatched as quickly as possible.

Animal Control of Northwest Florida will offer an adoption program

Lost Pets:  Don't wait to report a missing pet. After five days in the animal shelter, the animal becomes the property of the shelter and is put up for adoption. Every effort is made to locate the owner if the pet is wearing a rabies or identification tag.

BE A RESPONSIBLE PET OWNER - Your pet is counting on you!

Hours :   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Monday through Saturday

(Closed on holidays and weekends)

Phone :   (850) 638-2082


Shelter Address:

686 Hwy 90

Chipley, Fl  32428

Directions to Shelter
 2 miles east of Hwy 77 on Hwy 90, 1st driveway on left after you pass New Prospect Road

For more information please call Washington County Board of County Commissions @ 638-6200