Live, Work & Play in Whitehouse

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 Include:

  • 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.

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 & 3rd Saturday of each month and residents must call 903-586-1449 to get on the schedule.

Code Enforcement Documents

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Ordinance # 263
Ordinance # 13-0521-02

Contact Information

Brendon Hartman

Telephone: 903-839-4914, Option #8

Fax: 903-839-7164

Email: Click to email

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 776
Whitehouse, TX 75791

Physical Address:

101 B Bascom Road
Whitehouse, TX 75791

Administrative Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Closed Saturday and Sunday