The primary purpose of Helotes Animal Control is to prevent the spread of the rabies virus by investigating bites. In addition, the Animal Control Officer helps ensure the humane treatment of animals within the City, including helping to reunite lost pets with their owners.
All dogs and cats over four (4) months of age must be registered within the City of Helotes. Residents should complete the Pet License Application and pay the appropriate fee online. Owners will receive a pet license and tag from the City.
City Code requires the following for pets:
Violations of Animal Control Ordinances are punishable by a fine of up to $500.00 for each violation or day.
City of Helotes residents wanting to surrender a domestic animal should contact Animal Control for terms and fee information.
Animal Control offers traps for use to residents. If you have a wild or nuisance animal on your property, contact Animal Control for more information about traps.
12951 Bandera Road
Helotes, TX 78023