The Westlake Animal Control Officer manages all issues related to animals, from public education regarding ordinances and laws, to citizen complaints about invasive animals. The Animal Control Officer patrols the city, enforces such laws, and provides solutions to animal-related issues to make Westlake a safe place for residents and animals, too.
Animal control services include:
Consulting on wildlife conflicts
Coordinating adoption of homeless animals
Managing the City's kennel
Notifying owners of found pets
Picking up animals at large
Tending to injured, sick and trapped wildlife
Living with an urban deer population can be a challenge to residents, visitors and travelers in any Northeast Ohio suburb, including Westlake. The City of Westlake has a City Deer Management Program.