Escambia County Animal Services consists of the Animal Shelter and Animal Control divisions. Animal Services works in partnership with the community to create a safe, healthy and caring environment for both citizens and animals. The division promotes citizen safety, responsible pet ownership and education in the reduction of animal overpopulation. Animal Control enforces and investigates Escambia County's animal control ordinances
and Florida state statutes in Escambia County and the city of Pensacola.