To report a stray dog or cat
your local non-emergency dispatch center
to make contact
with an Animal Control Warden.
Please contact your local non-emergency dispatch center, who will then contact an Animal Control Warden. Contracts are in place with different municipalities that dictate Animal Control's response.
To report nuisance wildlife complaints contact Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Bloomington residents: Call (309) 820-8888
Normal residents: Call (309) 888-5030
Dispatchers will contact an Animal Control Warden to triage the response depending on jurisdiction.
County residents: Call (309) 888-5030
Possible Fees & Fines
Depending on location and jurisdiction where the animal was found running at large will determine the total reclaim fees assessed. MCAC accepts cash or credit (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover Card) for reclaim transactions. Please note if using a credit card GovPay charges an additional convenience fee to process a transaction at the Animal Control Center. Contact the office for additional information at
(309) 888 - 5060 Extension 0
To view a map the MCAC click here.
Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays and Holidays
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