WestPet Animal Control provides animal control services in the cities of Clive, West Des Moines, and Urbandale. Animal Control Officers respond to calls for service that include dogs and cats at large, wildlife issues, excessively barking dogs, and health and welfare of domestic animal checks. WestPet Officers are on duty Monday-Friday 8:00am-8:00pm, Saturday and Sunday 8:00am-4:30pm (Times exclude major holidays). Off hour and emergency situations are handled by Clive Police Officers.
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Dogs and cats six months of age or older in Clive must have a pet license. For licensing questions please call (515) 223-6220.
Strays / At Large
It is unlawful for any owner to allow dogs, cats or any other animals to run at large within the corporate limits of the City. Any animal at large may be impounded. To report an animal at large, please call Animal Control at (515) 222-3321.
If you have a dead animal in your yard or that needs to be disposed of, it may be bagged and placed in your trash receptacle for standard solid waste collection. For special circumstances, animals in the roadway or questions, please contact the Public Works Department at (515) 223-6231.