Animal Control

Animal Control

The Rosemead Public Safety Division provides for various animal control services for Rosemead residents, including:

 - Dog Licenses
 - Animal Complaints and Investigations
 - Removal of Dead Animals
 - Pet Surrender 
 - and others

If you need animal care services, please call the City of Rosemead Public Safety Department at (626) 569-2292.  Office hours are:
Monday through Friday - 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
Saturday & Sundays - 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
After hours and holidays, please call Temple Sheriff’s Station at (626) 285-7171. 

An online request for service may also be made on the City's website by clicking the "Report a Problem" tab, or by sending an email to [email protected].  

Dog License
Licensing Laws
All dogs over the age of four (4) months in the City of Rosemead are required to have and wear a current license tag.  Your pet's license is proof of its valid rabies vaccination, as well as its best chance to get safely home if it is lost.

Purchase a License
To purchase a license, you must provide proof of your pet's current rabies vaccination. If your pet has been spayed or neutered, you may license for pet at a reduced rate by providing proof of alteration. Pet owners over the age of 60 may license their pets at a reduced rate by providing proof of their age. All license renewals must be accompanied by renewal notice.

$25.00 Male or Female
$15.00 Spayed or neutered with certificate
$7.00 Spayed or neutered dog owned by senior citizen (60 years old or older)
$20.00 Late fee after 30 days of expired license.

Payment options

1.  Walk-in Service –Dog licenses may be purchased and/or renewed at the Public Safety Center located at 8301 Garvey Avenue, Monday through Friday between 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday between 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

2.  By mail – check or money order mailed to 8301 Garvey Ave. Rosemead, CA 91770.  Payable to the City of Rosemead. 

3. Online payment - you wish to proceed in the online payment method, please contact our office so that we can activate the license renewal before your payment becomes available. 

Please contact our office at (626) 569-2292 if you have any questions.  Our office hours are Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.., Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Contacts for Animal Control Services

Monday - Friday (7 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Saturday & Sunday (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)
(626) 569-2292

Emergency and Afterhours
Temple Sheriff's Station
(626) 285-7171

Adoption Program
If you are interested in adopting an animal; visit
Rosemead Public Safety Center
8301 E. Garvey Ave
Rosemead, CA 91770
Phone: (626) 569-2292
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.