Enforcement

Irving Animal Services (IAS) responds to calls for service only within the city limits of Irving. Field officers will respond to the following:
  • Stray animals
  • Animal bites
  • Animal neglect/cruelty
  • Dangerous animals
  • Deceased animal pickup
  • Nuisances
  • Noise complaints
  • Trapped animals
  • Wildlife concerns

Contact Animal Services

If you are having a problem in your neighborhood or witness any of the listed violations, please call the IAS Field Services unit at (972) 721-2256.

Expect to provide a detailed description of the problem, with the breed, color, and size of the animal, as well as an address or exact location where the violation is taking place. 

IAS responds to calls based upon the priority and severity of the call. For emergency response after normal business hours and on city holidays, call the Irving Police Department non-emergency numbers:

  • (972) 273-1010
  • (927) 721-2518
Additional Resources
For information about wildlife management in urban areas please visit: