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: