The Gonzales Animal Control department is part of the Gonzales Police Department. We provide services to protect the public and help the animals living in Gonzales.

Gonzales contracts with the Monterey County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) for housing lost or abandoned animals.

If you have an emergency involving an animal contact (831) 755-5111.

For general information you can call during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.): (831) 675-5010

Contact Info

Animal Services
Street Address
109 Fourth St. P.O Box 647 Gonzales, CA. 93926
Sun: Closed
Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 am
Sat: Closed
Phone Number
Fax Number

Animal Control Officer

Police Officer Fierros in uniform standing at park with arms crossed, smiling
Ulyses Fierros

How do I's

You need to report all animal bites to the police department as soon as possible. You can do so by calling our non-emergency number (831)755-5111 or…
There are annual licensing requirements for all dogs that are kept within the city limits of Gonzales. A dog license can be obtained at the Police…