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City of Wichita Animal Control

The Animal Control program serves the citizens of Wichita with animal control, rabies control, and leash law enforcement services. In addition, the department provides the entire Sedgwick County area with animal bite investigations and quarantines biting animals.

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism
Fish, wildlife and outdoor recreation are important to the quality of life for all Kansans and to the Kansas economy.
Sedgwick County Animal Control

The Animal Control Department is responsible for enforcing all Sedgwick County codes concerning the housing and care of animals.

Sedgwick County Animal Response Team

Sedgwick County Animal Response Team (SCART) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the survival and welfare of animals during natural and manmade disasters in Sedgwick County and surrounding areas.



Eagle Valley Raptor Center
Eagle Valley Raptor Center specializes in native Kansas Birds of Prey. These include Eagles, Hawks, Owls, Kites, Falcons and Vultures. It is our great pleasure to help these animals become independent again and return back to their natural way of life.
Great Plains Nature Center
The Great Plains Nature Center provides opportunities to the public to learn about natural resources, especially the wildlife and plant species, of the Great Plains Region.
Sedgwick County Zoo

The Sedgwick County Zoo is open 364 days a year.​

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

The mission of Tanganyika Wildlife Park is to provide a wildly different experience...a park that promotes education, conservation, encourages interaction and provides family entertainment.​



Animal Licenses

The City of Wichita has licenses for the following:

  • Animal Collector
  • Animal Exhibition, Petting Zoo and Rodeo
  • ​Animal Maintenance Permit
  • Dangerous Exotic Animal Exhibitors Permit
  • Dog Breeder License
  • Dog License

 Lost/Found Pets

Fido Finder
Fido Finder is the largest public database of lost dogs. Lost dog owners and finders can post classified ads, search listings, and print posters. Start by searching our lost or found dog listings, then proceed to register your dog so that you can be contacted.
Lost Dog Wichita is a free service dedicated to helping you find your beloved, lost, best friend in an easy, user-friendly way. You will find that this website allows you to post either a "found" dog or a "lost" dog. Feel free to include a photograph with your detailed description, as we know that all Fidos are not alike! We hope that through this site you can find your furry friend more quickly and more safely.

Check and see if your pet has been brought to Wichita Animal Control.

Wichita Area Lost and Found Pets

Facebook page listing lost and found pets in Wichita​


 Pet Adoption

Kansas Humane Society

The Kansas Humane Society is a community resource for pets and people by offering an array of services to promote the human/animal bond, including pet adoption; dog training; behavior consultation; pet supplies; social media outreach including mobile apps, spay/neuter services for the pets of low income families; youth education and community outreach; as well as private cremation and other end of life services for pets.


​City Hall
455 N Main
Wichita, KS 67202​

8 AM - 5 PM
Monday - Friday​


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