Animal Control Services

The public is asked to contact the police department at 402-296-3311 with any animal-related complaints or issues, and assistance will be provided at that time.

All adoptions are currently being handled by Happy Paws CAAN (Companion Animal Advocacy Network).

Licensing Your Pet

Licensing for 2016 has started. All dogs and cats that reside within the City limits are required to be licensed by the City.

Fees: spayed/neutered pets: $11.00
unspayed/unneutered pets: $26.00

Please bring a copy of your pet's current rabies vaccination to the Plattsmouth Police Department, Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. If you have any questions, please contact the shelter at 402-298-8235 or Amy at 402-296-9355.



If you have lost your pet, PLEASE contact the shelter immediately at 402-298-8235 or contact the police department at 402-296-3311!


Did you know that the best way to get your pet returned to you is with a microchip?

You can get your pets microchipped at the Plattsmouth Animal Hospital - 402-296-2179

Animal Shelter Location & Hours

402-296-9390 fax
444 13th Ave. (physical address)
336 Main St. (mailing address)
Plattsmouth, NE 68048
Amy Richter, 402-296-9355