The Burke County
Sheriff's Office Animal Control Division is made up of four sworn Deputies
who have full powers of arrest. The division is tasked with responding to
animal complaints throughout Burke County including responding to reports
of animal bites and investigating reports of animal abuse and neglect.
Animal Control does not
handle wildlife calls, those calls should be directed to the
North Carolina Wildlife Resources
Commission at 1-800-662-7137.
Animal Control responds to all animal complaint calls in Burke County
unless you live in the following locations in which case please contact the
agency listed for your location: