Denison Animal Welfare Group (DAWG)

The City of Denison Animal Control officers are responsible for responding to reports of loose or stray animals within the city limits.  Outside the city limits, contact Grayson County Animal Control.  Listed below are numbers for your reference.

 

903.465.2422, non-emergency Police, Denison Animal Control

903.465.2878, ext 240, Grayson County Animal Control

903.892.7255, Sherman Animal Shelter (closed Wednesday)

903.465.4714, Morton Street Animal Hospital (Denison City Pound - closed Wednesday afternoon) -- if you can no longer care for your pet. 

DAWG is not a direct intake facility -- the animals housed in our facility must come from the Denison City Pound.

Animal welfare checks are the jurisdiction of the Animal Control departments or the SPCA of Texas (https://www.spca.org/abuse). 

DAWG has no jurisdiction and cannot perform animal welfare checks or confiscate animals from owners.  

 

If you need emergency veterinary assistance for your pet, please contact the Grayson County Animal Emergency Clinic at 903.337.0898. They are located at 3301 Woodlawn Blvd, Denison.  


DUE TO OUR CONTRACT WITH THE CITY OF DENISON, DAWG CANNOT ACCEPT ANIMALS FROM THE GENERAL PUBLIC INTO OUR FACILITY.

Click on this link for helpful information for those who need assistance rehoming their pets.