Temple City contracts with the San Gabriel Valley Humane Society to provide animal control services. To report a stray, injured, or deceased animal, contact Animal Control at (626) 285-7187 from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. After 6 p.m. on weekdays or any time on weekends, contact the Sheriff's Department Temple Station at (626) 285-7171.
Trapping Wild & Feral Animals
Temple City issues permits to residents wishing to trap feral cats and other wild, stray, or feral animals on their property. The San Gabriel Valley Humane Society will not pick up trapped animals without evidence of a valid trapping permit. Further, residents trapping animals without a permit may be subject to citation. Trapping permits may be obtained at City Hall.