Pets & Animal Control

Whitehall Borough partners with several communities for animal control services.  Administered out of Mt. Lebanon, the South Hills Cooperative Animal Control agency includes Baldwin Borough, Baldwin Township, Bethel Park, Carnegie Borough, Castle Shannon Borough, Dormont Borough, Heidelberg Borough, Greentree Borough, Mt. Lebanon, Scott Township and Upper St. Clair. 

Animal Control – 412-884-1100

This agency responds to calls for service of loose, stray and lost pets.  A kennel for housing animals is maintained in Upper Saint Clair.   It also handles wild animal complaints and incidents.


Dogs over three months old are required by law to be licensed. Licenses may be obtained through Allegheny County Treasurer’s Office


Residents are required to contact the Borough at 412.884.1100 to report a lost pet.

Residents who have found a stray animal may also call either of these numbers to report it. County dispatch keeps track of lost and found pet reports in order to reunite them with their owners as quickly as possible.