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Richland County Dog Warden

810 North Home Rd.
Mansfield, OH 44904

Our Mission

The purpose of the Richland County Dog Warden's Office and Adoption Center is to function primarily as an animal control organization and facility under the provisions set forth in the Ohio Revised Code, while also increasing the number of adopted dogs through greater public awareness. The staff are dedicated to the promotion of public safety, responsible pet ownership, reducing pet overpopulation and the humane treatment of animals.

Adoption Policy

Our adoptions are through an application process, which can take one to two business days. You may request an application by emailing or visiting

  • day hours
    Monday 8:30 - 4:30 (Kennels closed, appt only)
    Tuesday 8:30 - 4:30 (Kennels open at 11am)
    Wednesday 8:30 - 4:30 (Kennels open at 11am)
    Thursday 8:30 - 4;30 (Kennels open at 11am)
    Friday 8:30 - 4:30 (Kennels open at 11am)
    Saturday 10:00 - 2:00
    Sunday CLOSED
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