Regulatory Services

Minneapolis Animal Care
& Control

212 17th Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55411

911 for Emergencies (Animal Attacks)

Call 311 (non-emergency issues)

612-673-MACC (6222)
Fax: 612-673-6255


Ways to Prevent the Need to Surrender Your Pet

If you are feeling stress over the pet in your home, please know that you are not alone.  Many households have added stress when a new pet is added to the home, or when two pets are introduced to each other, for instance.  We want you to be successful pet parents and therefore have compiled relevant articles on important topics that often lead to pet surrenders to Animal Care & Control.

Adding a Cat to your Household

Destructive Scratching in Cats

Digging 101

Puppy Biting & Chewing

Dogs and Children

Aggression in Household Cats

Avoiding Feline Play Biting

Keeping Cats Happy & Healthy Indoors

Last updated Aug 12, 2013



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