Animal Advisory Board


The Animal Advisory Board is a 8-member citizen advisory board created by the Commissioners in 2017 to:

  • Study issues related to the animal shelter, including organization and operation of the facility and provides recommendations to the Board of Commissioners, County Manager, and Animal Control Director.
  • Review and make recommendations as determined by the "majority" of the voting board members regarding ordinances relating to the control and welfare of animals in the County.
  • Supply reports to the Board of Commissioners as the Board may require.
  • Perform quarterly audits to ensure proper care and recordkeeping of all Approved Rescue Groups.
  • Provide positive support and public awareness of the Animal Control Services programs

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Related Documents

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    Posted on January 12, 2022

    The regular meeting of the Burke County Animal Advisory Board scheduled to be held on Wednesday, January 19th, 2022 at 6:00pm has been cancelled. The next regular meeting is scheduled for February 16th, 2022 at 6:00pm. Read on...
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