Animal Control

City of Long Beach: (562) 570-7387 

Seal Beach Animal Care Center: (562) 430-4993
1700 Adolfo Lopez Drive 

Seal Beach contracts with the City of Long Beach Bureau of Animal Control for animal control services in Seal Beach. If you need animal control services or need to report wandering, aggressive, or dead animals, please telephone the Bureau of Animal Control at (562) 570-7387 or the Seal Beach Police Department at (562) 799-4100.

The Bureau of Animal Control will not respond to "indigenous" animal issues. "Indigenous" animals include rabbits, opossums, raccoons, coyotes, etc.

Issues involving vermin should be referred to the Orange County Vector Control District. These would include mice, rats, mosquitoes, red fire ants, Africanized honey bees, and other pests. Please visit the OC Vector Control District's website at or telephone the OCVCD at (714) 971-2421 for further information.

Seal Beach no longer requires common house cats to be licensed.