A person may keep up to three licensed dogs over the age of four months and three cats over the age of four months. An animal permit application issued by OC Animal Care is required for individuals to keep a greater number of animals. For more information, visit the Pet Laws section at OCPetInfo.com.
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Pet licensing is provided by Orange County Animal Care Services through a contract with the City. For information on pet licensing, call (714) 935-6848 or (949) 249-5160, Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or visit OCgov.com.
Orange County Animal Care, under contract with the City, assists in the resolution of barking dog complaints through its "Barking Dog Ordinance." For more information call Orange County Animal Care Services at (714) 796-6442, from 7:30 a.m.to 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday or visit OCPetInfo.com.