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Sheriff's Home Page Animal Control Unit




[email protected]

Non-emergency 509-762-1160  Emergency 9-1-1


Unit Supervisor
Sgt. Josh Sainsbury

Utility Deputy
Larry Ledeboer
Utility Deputy
Shane Starnes



Dog License Areas


The following areas within Grant County are "Dog Ordinance" areas and you are required to license your dog annually (see Grant County Ordinance 9.06).



  • Pelican Point

  • Parker Springs

  • Ridgeview Estates

  • Quail Springs

  • Northridge Estates

  • Grace Estates

  • Larson Base Housing (Turnkey Rd, Job Corps, BBCC)

  • Grant County Fairgrounds

  • Stratford Estates


  • Lakeview


  • Sunland Estates


  • Desert Aire

  • Beverly

  • Schwana


  • Marine View Heights (Mardon area, not Resort)


Licenses are valid for one year (January 1 through December 31). If you live in one of the above locations you are required to license your dog on an annual basis. Fees are $5.00 if your dog is spayed/neutered or $25.00 if your dog is not spayed/neutered.


Dog licenses may be obtained at

Grant County Sheriff’s Office
35 C Street NW
Ephrata, WA 98823
Mon-Fri 9:00 - 4:00


To check on adopting a pet or to see if your pet is in custody, contact


Grant County Animal Outreach (animal shelter)

6725 Randolph Road NE
P.O. Box 489
Moses Lake, WA 98837



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