Radon is a Health Hazard

Radon is a health hazard that you can put a stop to. Radon is an unscented, radioactive gas that is produced by the breakdown of uranium in soil, rock, and water.

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2017 Walk with a Doc Program

Walk with a Doc is a free community outreach program, which strives to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages.

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AB 2062 positively impacts CalWORKs families

On September 29, 2016, the Governor signed AB 2062 which will positively impact families receiving CalWORKs benefits.

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Drought Status Updates

Drought status updates for the public are now hosted weekly on the Tulare County Emergency site under the "Drought" heading.

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Flu Vaccinations and Preventive Efforts are Strongly Urged

Vaccinations and preventive efforts are strongly urged as the flu continues to circulate in Tulare County.

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Pet and animal protection is a vital endeavor in our community. Tulare County can experience severe weather patterns such as drought, heat, freeze, and similar harsh conditions. These occurrences can be dangerous to humans as well as to pets, livestock, and other animals.

Tulare County Animal Control is responsible for the welfare and safety of animals in the unincorporated areas of Tulare County. Our team is focused on:

  • Ensuring public safety
  • Responsible pet ownership
  • Licensing of dogs and cats
  • Responding to and investigating reports of animal bites
  • The humane care and treatment of animals
  • Enforcement of laws, codes, and regulations related to animals
  • Sheltering and adoption services for stray, abandoned, and surrendered animals
  • Spay/neuter programs to help control the animal population