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Emergency Alert

The City of Corpus Christi has implemented four new programs for customers impacted by the winter storm. Learn more at

  • Gas Utility Bill Mitigation Program
  • Water Utility Bill Relief Program
  • Off-Cycle Brush Removal Plan
  • Emergency Plumbing Repair Program

NOTICE: Due to COVID 19 we are closed to the public at this time. We are reviewing intakes on a case-by-case basis for strays, sick, injured, or aggressive animals. Please contact the Call Center at 361-826-2489 or 361-826-4630. For adoptions or lost pets, please email If you have a pet emergency, please contact the Police Department non-emergency at 361-886-2600.


Call Center

Call Center representatives will assist you with questions regarding location and hours of operation of the City's Animal Care facility, pet licensing, lost animals, stray animals, and other animal related issues.

       Call (361) 826-CITY (2489) »

After you select English or Spanish, press 4 for Animal Care Services to speak to a Call Center representative.

For after hour non-emergencies, weekends and holidays, please call Corpus Christi Police Department non-emergency line at (361) 886-2600.  

For after-hour emergencies, call 911 for the following:

  • An animal has bitten an individual and is currently loose and not confined
  • A wild animal has bitten an individual or is loose within a residence
  • Aggressive and threatening animals are at-large
  • Injured animals


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