City of Quitman enforces a leash ordinance. All animals
must be under their owners’ control at all time. The
City of Quitman Police Department provides animal
control services for strays and loose animals found
inside the city limits. Stray dogs and cats are kept
a minimum of 72 hours. There is a $25 charge for the
first day we house your pet. Fees increase $10 per
offense up to $45.
Police Department also enforces a Tall Grass and Weeds
Ordinance. Grass and weeds cannot exceed 12 inches.
Upon written notice, occupants have 5 days to remove
tall grass and weeds. Violation of this ordinance is
subject to a fine of up to $200.
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401 E. GOODE
(Physical) / PO BOX 1855 (Mailing) | QUITMAN, TX 75783 | PHONE: 903.763.4045 | FAX: 903.763.5631