For a complete reading of our Animal Ordinance you can go to Chapter 90 in the American Legal Publishing website Click Here


Pit Bull Ordinance
Dead Animals

Boone County Jail Work Camp handles the pickup and removal of large dead animals on city/county streets.  You can contact the Work Camp at 859-334-4890.  The removal of all other dead animals on city streets you can contact Walton Public Works at 859-485-4383.

Wild Animals

Preventing wild animals from becoming accustomed to people is the first step in reducing human/wildlife interactions. Wildlife will continue to come to people’s homes as long as there is food, water or shelter for them.  As our community thrives, construction and growth moves us further into their habitat increasing the likelihood us coming into contact with them.  For further assistant you can contact Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife at or you can look in the Yellow Pages under “pest control services”.

Vets Near Me

Simpson Veterinary Services – 116 Stephenson Mill Rd. Walton, KY  41094 – Click Here for Directions

Walton Animal Clinic – 13576 Dixie Hwy. Walton, KY  41094  – Click Here for Directions

Bach Veterinary Clinic – 12109 Madison Pike, Independence, KY  41051 – Click Here for Directions

For all other questions regarding adoption, dog licensing/fees, lost or found dogs/cats, spaying or neutering you can contact the Boone County Animal shelter at 859-586-5285 or visit their website at  You can also contact Kenton County Animal Shelter at 859-356-7400 or visit their website at