Ben Hill County Commission
402-A East Pine Street
Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750
(229) 426-5100

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Walter Rimes
Ben Hill County
Animal Control Officer

Service Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm
Link: (229) 222-1293
Beeper: (912) 260-6557
Shelter: (229) 426-5078
Fax: (229) 426-5630
Report A Problem Animal Protection FAQ  

The Animal Control Officers provides the following services to Ben Hill County Residents:  

  • Pick up stray animals.

  • Impound animals when not taken care of     

  • Pick up surrendered animals 

  • Check on livestock by request

  • Remove livestock from public roads by request

If you live within the City Limits, please contact the City of Fitzgerald Animal Control Officer.