Regulatory Services

Minneapolis Animal Care
& Control

212 17th Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55411

911 for Emergencies (Animal Attacks)

Call 311 (non-emergency issues)

612-673-MACC (6222)
Fax: 612-673-6255

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Caring for Pets in the Heat (Video)

Heat Index Warning for Pet Owners

When the temperature and the heat index begin to rise, please take precautions to keep your pets safe:

If you see an animal in a car exhibiting signs of heat stress, call Minneapolis Animal Care & Control (MACC) immediately -- in Minneapolis, dial 311 (612-673-3000).  If you believe the situation to be life-threatening, please call 911.

In a case where the animal is suffering, limp and lethargic, Animal Control Officers or the Minneapolis Police may break the windows of a vehicle in order to save the animal's life.

Last updated Jul 9, 2013