Animal Control Laws
Several ordinances regulate animal control in the City of Elkhorn. All dogs and cats more than five months of age must be licensed and be currently vaccinated against rabies. Licenses cost $11 for neutered males and spayed females and $26 for unaltered animals and are available at the City Clerk’s office at City Hall from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; all licenses expire December 31st of each year.
The following activities related to animals are unlawful in the City of Elkhorn:
All animal bites must be reported to the police department immediately.
The city’s policy for handling calls for the control of nuisance wildlife is to provide a list of area wildlife contractors.
For further information on regulations of animals or to report an animal violation, call the police department at (262)723-2210 and an officer will be assigned to investigate the complaint.