About the Department

Animal Control is a division of the Del Norte County Agricultural Department administered by the County Agricultural Commissioner. This is a regulatory agency performing under the jurisdiction of the Del Norte County Board of Supervisors, State and County Departments of Health, and the Department of Food and Agriculture. The department also works in cooperation with various federal, state and local agencies. In Del Norte County, the Agricultural Commissioner is also the Sealer of Weights and Measures and the County Director of Animal Control.