Animal Services Referral

Situation Referral Telephone
Animal Licensing: City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7240
Rabies Information: City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7240
On-line Licensing: City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7240
Dead Animal Pick Up: City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
On freeways & Calaveras Blvd. (7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., weekdays) Caltrans (408) 436-0930
On freeways & Calaveras Blvd. (evenings & weekends) California Highway Patrol (408) 467-5400
On Montague Expressway California Highway Patrol (408) 467-5400
On private property at owner’s request City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
Owner livestock San Jose Tallow (408) 452-8777
Injured Animal Pick Up:
Domestic Animals / Wildlife City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
Wildlife Drop-Off (including birds, baby birds in nests and other wildlife) Wildlife Center Silicon Valley (408) 929-9453
Trapped/Confined Animal Pick Up:
Domestic animals (dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens, turkeys, geese, ducks) City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
Wildlife (opossums, raccoons, skunks, squirrels) Private pest control Co. Or can drop off trapped wildlife at the Wildlife Center Silicon Valley 929-9453 Yellow Pages
Trapping of nuisance animals (rodents, pigeons, etc.) Private pest control Co. Yellow Pages
Stray dogs running at large City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
Animal attacks, vicious animal complaints City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297 For Emergencies ONLY Dial – 911
Rescue of Animals:
Pets in storm drains City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
Noise Complaints (Barking Dogs, Cats, Roosters, Chickens, etc.) Milpitas Neighborhood Services (408) 586-3286
Animal Nuisances (Odors, Waste) Milpitas Neighborhood Services (408) 586-3286
Excessive Number of Animals Milpitas Neighborhood Services (408) 586-3286
Animal Cruelty City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297 For Emergencies ONLY Dial – 911
Vector Control (Mosquitoes, Rodents from off-site) Santa Clara County Vector Control (408) 918-4770
Owner Surrender of Pets City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297
Owner Surrender of Pets Humane Society Silicon Valley 901 Ames Avenue, Milpitas (408) 262-2133
Police Assistance (Animals at Crime Scenes, etc.) City of San Jose Animal Care & Services (408) 794-7297 For Emergencies ONLY Dial – 911