Animal Control

Animal Control

The Rosemead Public Safety Division provides for various animal control services for Rosemead residents, including:

 - Dog Licenses
 - Animal Complaints and Investigations
 - Removal of Dead Animals
 - Pet Surrender 
 - and others

If you need animal care services, please call the City of Rosemead Public Safety Department at (626) 569-2292.  Office hours are:
Monday through Friday - 7:00 am - 6:00 pm. 
Saturday & Sundays - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. 
After hours and holidays, please call Temple Sheriff’s Station at (626) 285-7171. 

An online request for service may also be made on the City's website by clicking the "Report a Problem" tab, or by sending an email to  

Dog License
Licensing Laws
All dogs over the age of four (4) months in the City of Rosemead are required to have and wear a current license tag.  Your pet's license is proof of its valid rabies vaccination, as well as its best chance to get safely home if it is lost.

Purchase a License
To purchase a license, you must provide proof of your pet's current rabies vaccination. If your pet has been spayed or neutered, you may license for pet at a reduced rate by providing proof of alteration. Pet owners over the age of 60 may license their pets at a reduced rate by providing proof of their age. All license renewals must be accompanied by renewal notice.

$25.00 Male or Female
$15.00 Spayed or neutered with certificate
$7.00 Spayed or neutered dog owned by senior citizen (60 years old or older)
$20.00 Late fee after 30 days of expired license.

To pay online, click:

Payment also be made in person at the Rosemead Public Safety Center located at 8301 Garvey Avenue, Rosemead CA 91770.


Contacts for Animal Control Services

Monday - Friday (7 am to 6 pm)
Saturday & Sunday (10 am to 2 pm)
(626) 569-2292

Emergency and Afterhours
Temple Sheriff's Station
(626) 285-7171

Adoption Program
If you are interested in adopting an animal; visit
Rosemead Public Safety Center
8301 E. Garvey Ave
Rosemead, CA 91770
Phone: (626) 569-2292
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7 am - 6 pm
Saturday and Sunday, 10 am - 2 pm