Residential Restrictions

Pet Limitations
The City of Dublin's Municipal Code imposes limitations on the number and types of animals that may be kept within City limits. Limitations include:
  • Residential lots may have no more than 2 dogs and 2 cats without an Animal Fancier's Permit, issued by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office
  • Keeping of livestock is prohibited
  • Certain exotic pets are prohibited
Contact Us
If you are unsure whether a certain type of pet is permitted within City limits, please call the City's Code Enforcement Division at 925-833-6610.

If you would like more information, need an application, or an Animal Fancier's Permit, please call the East County Animal Shelter at 925-803-7040 after 11:30 a.m.