Person County Government will open at 10am 

and the City of Roxboro will open on a two hour delay

on Tuesday, March 13.

Animal Services


Please click on link below for County Ordinance

Person County Animal Services Ordinance

Adopted October 2, 2017

Mike Fuqua dog stuck in muddy pond


Services Provided

Animal Pickup for:  
Running At Large
Vicious Animals
Animal Bites
Owner Surrenders

Rabies Vaccinations
Animal Cruelty Investigations




After hour emergencies ONLY, please contact Sheriff's Department at 336.597.0545 or 336.597.0547.

Pick up deceased animal in roadway
Department of Transportation 336.599.5255




Animal Reclaim  1st Offense


Animal Reclaim  2nd Offense   (in one year period)


Animal Reclaim  3rd+ Offense  (in one year period)


Regular holding per night


Quarantine holding per night


Rabies Vaccination


Pick up litter of puppies or kittens


Pick up injured or sick dogs or cats


Cat or Dog Traps (deposit)



Reporting Animal Cruelty FAQ

Reading Canine Body Postures

Understanding Feline Language