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|Visiting & Adoption Hours:||10:00-3:00 Monday-Friday|
|Administrative Hours:||8:00-5:00 Monday-Friday|
|Closed Daily 12:00-1:00 for Lunch|
|*(Only the Office is closed for lunch.)|
|Closed on Holidays|
The mission of the Hardee County Animal Control Division is to promote responsible pet ownership, increase adoptions, enforce Florida Statues, to reduce pet overpopulation and to reunite lost pets with their owners.
The Hardee County Animal Control Division is a county agency under the Hardee County Board of County Commissioners. Hardee County Animal Control was formed in 1995 to provide the citizens of the unincorporated area of Hardee County with specific animal services related to dogs and cats.
Animal Ordinance 95-02:
An Ordinance of Hardee County, florida, Pertaining to the control of dogs and cats; Repealing existing animal control ordinances; Amending chapter 4 "Animals," of the Hardee County code of ordinances; Providing for Geographic areas covered; Providing for construction of ordinance; Providing for severablity; Providing for and effective date.
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