The Strongsville Department of Animal Control is committed to making Strongsville a pleasant place for both people and animals to live.
If you have lost or found a pet, have questions regarding wildlife or want to report an animal concern, contact:
For urgent animal-related matters, call Strongsville Police at (440) 238-7373.
Local Animal Laws
Strongsville laws prohibit dogs from running at large. The city also has ordinances regarding barking dogs, abandoning pets, animal cruelty and other matters. Click here to see Strongsville’s animal-related ordinances.
Ohio requires all dogs to be licensed. Licenses are available through the Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office, which can be reached at (216) 443-6938.
Abandoned wildlife: If you see a baby animal or nest of birds with no adult in sight, ODNR recommends that you leave it alone. Often, a mother animal leaves her babies while she searches for food. Click here for more information on how to handle situations involving young wildlife.