Middlesex County Animal Control

"To serve and protect the public and promote a safer community through responsible animal ownership and humane care."

April 24, 2013 by Kevin Gentry

The Middlesex County Animal Control Officer is Richard Warren. Animal Control is responsible for maintaining proper humane care and treatment of all animals within the County while supporting all other local and state public safety and health agencies. Our goal is to protect the citizens of Middlesex and the Town of Urbanna, their pets, livestock, and the surrounding wildlife.

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Officer Warren
Richard Warren
Chief Animal Control Officer

Volunteer Opportunities

January 8, 2015 by Glenn Nix

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Hours of Operation

September 16, 2014 by Glenn Nix

The normal hours of operation are Monday - Friday 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM. Animal Control  will respond to emergencies after normal duty hours, week-ends or Holidays. The following situations would constitute an emergency;

1. Animal threatening bodily harm

2. Livestock or poultry kills

3. Injured animals

4. Animal Bite to a person

5. Possible rabid animal

In the event of an emergency, please call (804) 758-2779.

Staff Listing

May 14, 2014 by Glenn Nix





Richard Warren
Chief Animal Control Officer

(804) 758-2779

(804) 758-5293


Ruth Williams
Shelter Manager

(804) 815-1268

(804) 758-5293

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