Animal Control

202 West Oak Street
Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
PHONE: (217) 245-4015

Email: dogs8@frontier.com

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:30 am to 12:00 pm
1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Closed holidays

Should you have an emergency during non-business hours and you live within the City of Jacksonville, call the Jacksonville Police Department at 479-4630. If you live in any other area of the County, call the Morgan County Sheriffs Department at 243-6123.

Effective January 1, 2009

ADOPTION FEES: $80.00 for a dog or puppy, of that $80 you will receive a gift certificate worth $40.00 to be used toward the spay or neuter of said dog. $50.00 for a cat or kitten, of that $50.00 you will receive a gift certificate worth $25.00 to be used toward the spay or neuter of said cat.

As of January 1, 2006, public act 094-0639 officially became a law. In addition to the pick up fee charged by Morgan County, the state of Illinois will impose an additional $25.00 pick up fee each time the dog or dogs are picked up.

Click to view the Morgan County Animal Control Ordinance.

1st pick up fee

Microchip fee.  
$ 20.00
$ 15.00
$ 25.00
$ 60.00
$25.00 will be reimbursed if pet is spayed or neutered

within 30 calendar day of first pick up. Additional charges may apply. plus $15.00 per day of boarding Total fee
2nd pick up fee $ 50.00

$ 25.00
at this time the animal will be by LAW ordered to be spayed or neutered within 30 days from pick up date at owner's expense

plus $15.00 a day boarding Total fee of $ 75.00
3rd pick up fee $ 100.00
$ 25.00
$125.00
  plus $15.00 a day boarding
Total fee
4th pick up fee $ 300.00
$ 25.00
$ 325.00
  plus $15.00 a day boarding
Total fee
5th pick up fee $ 500.00
$ 25.00
$ 525.00
  plus $15.00 a day boarding Total fee

MISC. CHARGES IF WAS USED TO CATCH YOUR ANIMAL TRAP $25.00 TAZER $25.00 TRANQUILIZER $25.00