Animal Control



animal truckThe Animal Control Division of the Raymore Police Department consists of one full-time Animal Control Officer (ACO) and one part-time ACO. Duties of the ACOs include:

  • Pick-up and storage of loose, stray, and dangerous animals
  • Enforcement of Raymore city ordinances regarding animals
  • Maintenance of animals housed at animal control facilities
  • Investigation of animal bite calls
  • Investigation of animal abuse / neglect calls
  • Adoption procedures of animals without homes
  • Direct contact with local veterinary offices regarding animal health concerns

Pet Licensing


To contact the Animal Control Division or to adopt a pet, call the Raymore Police Department at (816) 331-0530.

To see our current selection of adoptable pets, find Raymore Animal Shelter on Facebook or visit PetFinder.