Reporting a Lost Dog:

1. Contact the dog warden's office at (419) 898-1368. A lost dog report will be filled out by our staff and kept on file for 30 days. 

2. Visit our shelter to look for your dog. We work very hard to help identify your dog, however decriptions may vary by individual and many dogs look alike.

Reporting a Stray Dog:

1. If you have found a dog please contact our office immediately. So that a found dog report can be filed.

2. Please keep in mind if you keep a stray dog for more than two weeks you become the harborer of that dog which means you will be held responsible for the dogs actions and any surrender fees or restiution fees incurred by the dog.

Reporting a Dog Bite:

1. All dog bites must be reported to the Ottawa County Health Department per Ohio Revised Code.

          Ottawa County Health Department

1856 E Perry Street

Port Clinton, Oh 43452

(419) 734-6800​




This site is maintained by the Dog Warden's Office, and is intended for general knowledge puposes only. For a more detailed explaination of our duties and operations please see section 955 of the Ohio Revised Code.

The documents on this site contain links to information created and maintained by other public and private organizations. Please be aware that we do not contaol or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. Further, the inclusion of the links to particular items is not intended to reflect our endorcement of the views expressed or products or services offered by the author or the orgainztion operating the site.

This site was designed with the
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now