Animal Control and Animal Shelter Info


        The Mt. Juliet Police Department Animal Control Division employs four civilian animal control officers and has many helpful volunteers. They are responsible for investigating animal cruelty, reports of rabid animals, and animal bites. The animal control officers enforce the leash law and other city ordinances regulating dogs, cats and other animals.

        Mt. Juliet Police Department has a state of the art animal control facility that includes 32 kennels and over 30 cages. The facility can house approx. 100 animals. At the facility there are animal viewing rooms, pet familiarization rooms, on-site grooming facility, on-site clinic, animal quarantine rooms, air conditioned/heated kennel area, 1,000 square foot outside dog run.  Dawn Ambrose is the supervisor of Animal Control.

Animal Control can be reached by calling  615-773-5533

Pets Available for Adoption

Animal Control Ordinances


How You Can Help...

Volunteer Services


The Mt. Juliet Animal Shelter is looking for volunteers to assist us in our animal shelter. If interested, please contact the shelter.

Volunteer Application




Contact Information

Non-Emergency Phone:



Emergency Phone:

Dial 911





Facility Physical Address:

115 Industrial Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122


Mailing Address:

PO Box 322, Mt. Juliet, TN 37121



Open by appointment only.

Please call 615-773-5533 to make an appt.