City Ordinance states that it shall be unlawful for a person to possess or keep at any one location, including in any one building, residential dwelling, or on any one lot, more than:

  • Four dogs over four months of age;
  • Four cats over four months of age;
  • A combination of four dogs and cats over four months of age;
  • One litter not over four months of age from any dog, cat, or other household pet.

The City does not allow animals to run "at large" unless controlled by a leash.

See the Code of Ordinances for all information on animals within the City.

Animal Impound Fee Schedule

Impound Fee (per animal)


Boarding fee

$10/per day

All Medical Treatment Costs
(if animal is sick or injured and treatment is deemed necessary)

Lost and Found Pets

To report a lost and/ or found pet in Bunker Hill Village, contact the city at 713-464-9762. The City is not an animal shelter. 

For lost & found pets updates, view MVPD's facebook page.

Helpful Contact Information

Harris County Animal Control
612 Canino Rd, Houston, TX 77076
Phone: (218) 999-3191

City of Houston Animal Control
3200 Carr St Houston, TX 77026
Phone: 311 or (713) 837-0311