About the Missoula-City Animal Control Board
The Animal Control Board, representing a broad array of technical experts, business and industry professionals and citizens-at-large, is charged with providing consultation to the Missoula City-County Animal Control for the purpose of reviewing animal control program policies to ensure consistency with all pertinent city and county ordinances, to approve or deny requests for multiple dog permits, and to perform other duties as described in the inter-local agreement between the city and county on cooperative animal control.
The Animal Control Board City-County Interlocal Agreement #113 is available here.
Authorization: 6.08.030 Missoula Municipal Code, Interlocal Agreement #113 between the City of Missoula and Missoula County,
Meetings are held at the Animal Control Shelter, on the first Wednesday of every month during Feb., May, Aug. and Nov. at 5:45 p.m.
Animal Control Shelter
6700 Butler Creek Road
Membership: Maximum number of members: five; limit of three consecutive two-year terms.
- Two members appointed by the County Commissioners
- Two members appointed by the City Council
- One licensed veterinarian (selected by the Animal Control Board)
Term End Date:
||Appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.||12/31/19|
|W. Lynn Gontarek-Garberson,
|Appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.||12/31/18|
|Adam Ehlers||Appointed by the Missoula City Council.||12/31/18|
|Karen Munro||Appointed by the Missoula City Council.||12/31/18|
|Shoni Card, DVM, Chair||Appointed by the Animal Control Board; must be a licensed veterinarian.||Ongoing Appointment|
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