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ANIMAL CONTROL COMMISSION

c/o Kern County Animal Services
3951 Fruitvale Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93308
(661) 868-7100 - voice
(661) 868-7101 - fax

Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Third Floor Multi-Purpose Room of the County Administrative Office, 1115 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, California.
It serves in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors and Animal Services staff and serves as a hearing body to hear appeals of specified actions taken by Animal Services staff.
The authority and structure of the Animal Control Commission are established by Kern County Ordinance Code Chapter AC_Ordinance.pdf 2.150.
Animal Control Commission Members are:
Supervisorial District 1 Dawn Watchus
Supervisorial District 2 Janice Anderson
Supervisorial District 3 Debi Geary
Supervisorial District 4 Gary Blackburn
Supervisorial District 5 Susan Madigan
Non-voting-Board of Supervisors 5th District Supervisor Leticia Perez
Alternate Non-voting-Board of Supervisors 4th District Supervisor David Couch
Information about Animal Control Commission meetings are available in the form of Agendas and Summary of Proceedings.
The public is encouraged to send comments or questions to the Animal Control Commission.
Animal Control Workshops/Public Hearings Dates and Locations
Public Service Announcement - Public Hearing Continuance