City of New Castle,Indiana

Animal Control

City Animal Control is administered by:
 
New Castle/Henry County Animal Shelter

Address:
11 Midway Drive
New Castle, IN 47362
Map

Phone: (765) 529-8131
Fax: (765) 529-8231
Email: 
nchcanimalshelter@yahoo.com

Hours:
Monday:
       10 AM - 4:45 PM
Tuesday:      10 AM - 4:45 PM
Wednesday:  10 AM - 4:45 PM
Thursday:     10 AM - 4:45 PM
Friday:          10 AM - 4:45 PM
Saturday:      10 AM - 12 PM   
Sunday:         CLOSED           

  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
City Ordinances regarding Animals can be found in the

 

General Provisions:
  • 90.01     Definitions
  • 90.02     Restraint
  • 90.03     Control over animals; nuisance
  • 90.04     Sanitary conditions; proper care of disease or injury
  • 90.05     Abandonment
  • 90.06     Vicious animals
  • 90.07     Keeping wild animals; exceptions
  • 90.08     Animals in heat
  • 90.09     Spaying and neutering adopted animals
  • 90.10     Giving animals as prizes
  • 90.11     Poisoning animals
  • 90.12     Motor vehicle accidents involving animals
  • 90.13     Use of devices to induce performance
  • 90.14     Disposition of funds
  • 90.15     Poultry prohibited within city limits
  • 90.16     Certain domestic animals prohibited within city limits
Licensing Provisions:
  • 90.25     License required; exceptions
  • 90.26     Obtaining license
  • 90.27     Tags
  • 90.28     Fees
  • 90.29     License period
  • 90.30     Use of license for another animal
Commercial Animal Establishment Permits
  • 90.40     Permit required
  • 90.41     Inspection of animals and premises authorized
  • 90.42     Obtaining permit
  • 90.43     Standards for commercial animal establishments
  • 90.44     Permit period
  • 90.45     Fees
  • 90.46     Reclassification
Noncommercial Animal Permits
  • 90.55     Permit required
  • 90.56     Obtaining amateur breeder permit
  • 90.57     Amateur breeder permit period
  • 90.58     Obtaining kennel permit
  • 90.59     Standards for kennels
  • 90.60     Kennel permit period
  • 90.61     Fees
  • 90.62     Reclassification
Rabies Control
  • 90.70     Rabies vaccination required
  • 90.71     Animals biting persons
  • 90.72     Disposition of exposed animals
  • 90.73     Duties of owner of suspect animal
  • 90.74     Euthanization of stray animals
 
 
 

Impoundment

  • 90.80     Animals to be impounded; period of impoundment
  • 90.81     Jurisdiction of Humane Society for impoundment
  • 90.82     Notice of impoundment
  • 90.83     Reclamation of impounded animals
Enforcement
 
 

Humane Society

  • 90.95     Duties, jurisdiction and powers of Humane Society
  • 90.96     Interference with Humane Society animal control officer