North Metro Animal Care and Control is the contracted Animal and Impound Services Provider for the City of Columbus, MN.
To request pick-up of a found animal, report a dog bite incident, or other issues concerning animals and public safety, please contact Anoka County Central Communications at 763-427-1212 or dial 911. On-Going issues concerning companion animals should be reported to City Officials at 651-464-3120.
The City of Columbus requires that all dogs over the age of 6 mos. of age to be vaccinated against rabies. However, no license is required.
The City of Columbus requires all dogs to wear rabies tags, ID Tags, or be microchipped.
The City of Columbus prohibits Dogs being at large.
The City of Columbus Regulates Dangerous Dogs.
For complete Andover City Ordinances regarding animals click here (See Chapter 4 Article VI)