Animal Control

Animal control is provided to Redford Township residents by Redford Township. We have one full time animal control officer. The officer responds to calls for service involving domestic animals.

Animal Control Phone:


Dog Licensing

Purchased in June Purchased after June 30
$10.00 $30.00
Lost Tag Replacement: $10.00

Dog Licenses are available for one calendar year from June to June. Licenses may be purchased at the Public Service Building, 12200 Beech Daly, during regular business hours, Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.

You must bring a current rabies vaccination certificate.

If you are a new resident, have adopted a new pet or your puppy was not old enough to be vaccinated in the month of June, we will discount the license fee to $10.00 for your pet.

During the Month of June we also offer a Saturday vaccination program. Please check back closer to June 2012 for details.


Proclamation Recognizing Animal Control Officer Week (April 12 – 18) Click Here For Flyer

Action Center
The NEW "Action Center" allows citizens to maintain an open dialogue with their Township Government. Citizens can fill out and submit forms online to report incidents, provide feedback, request tours and more.
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Lost & Found

If you have a lost pet and are a Redford Township Resident, you may submit your pets picture and information to the Treasurer's office. Please call the Westland Humane Society before doing this The shelter number is 734-721-7300.

You may call 313-387-2746 to submit your lost pet information by e-mail or drop it off at the Treasurer's office during business hours (Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm)


Please include the following information:

  • Pet's Name
  • Brief Description (breed, color, age)
  • General Location pet was lost
  • Your contact information (name, daytime phone or e-mail)
  • You may also include a copy of your pet's photo so that we may place it on our website.

Current Listings:


15145 Beech Daly,
Redford, Michigan, 48239
Point-to-Point Driving Directions

Telephone: (313) 387-2565
Emergency: (313) 387-2551

Animal Shelter

Westland Humane Society
Berman Center
900 N. Newburgh Road
Westland, MI

Township Ordinances

No person shall own harbor or keep any dog which by loud or frequent barking, yelping or howling shall cause serious annoyance to the residents of the surrounding neighborhood or the persons passing along the streets or highways.

*for a full reading please refer to Sec 18-36*

It shall be unlawful for any person within the township to keep, possess or harbor more than three domesticated animals.

*for a full reading please refer to Sec 18-7*

No dog shall be suffered to run at large in the township and each dog shall be kept under and within the limits of the owner's premises; provided, however, that if such dog is removed from the owners premises it shall be securely held upon a leash of leather or other durable material of a length not to exceed six feet and in the custody of a responsible person, or the dog shall be securely held in a shipping receptacle or in a closed motor vehicle.

*for a full reading please refer to Sec 18-35*