Animal Control / Code Enforcement

Whitehouse Animal Control enforces the City Ordinances regarding animals and responds to citizen concerns about animals in the City.

Animal Control Services

  • Animal bite investigation
  • Response to stray dog concerns and impoundment of stray dogs
  • Providing humane live traps to capture nuisance wildlife, cats and dogs
  • A 24-hour notice is required to remove animals from privately owned traps
  • Investigation of animal welfare concerns
  • Dead animal removal from roadways
  • Investigation of barking dog concerns
  • Enforcement of City Ordinances regarding livestock, fowl, and exotic animals
  • Investigation and testing of suspected rabid animals

Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement strives to ensure that the City Ordinances set by the Whitehouse City Council are complied with by all citizens.

Bulk Items

Please do not place bulk pickup items at the curb prior to three 3 days before your scheduled pickup date. Bulk items are only picked up by Republic Services on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month and residents must call 903-586-1449 to get on the schedule.