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The City of Riverbank contracts with the City of Oakdale for Animal Control Services.

If you have an animal control problem - barking dogs, stray or vicious dog pick up, or deceased dog/cat disposal - please call Animal Control Services (Oakdale PD Dispatch) at (209) 847-2231.

If you are interested in pet adoption, licensing, or lost and found - please call Oakdale Animal Shelter Office at (209) 847-5625.  Or you can visit the Oakdale Animal Shelter Office at 9800 Liberini Road, Oakdale.  The Oakdale Animal Shelter hours are: Monday thru Friday, 9:00am-1:30pm; Saturdays, 10:00am-2:00pm; and closed on Sundays.

For more information regarding the Oakdale Shelter, including current animals that are available for adoption, visit the Oakdale Shelter Pet Alliance website.

You can access Chapter 4 Animals and Fowl of the Oakdale Municipal Code in the Animal Services Library column to the right.

You can license your dog in Riverbank at Riverbank City Hall - South, 6617 Third Street.  For information, please call (209) 863-7109.


Oakdale Pet Station, PETCO, and all local Veterianarians offer pet vaccinations.



Oakdale City Code Chap4 Animals and Fowl.pdfOakdale City Code Chap4 Animals and Fowl