The keeping of any animal in such manner or in such numbers as to constitute a public nuisance is prohibited. View Asheville’s Municode for a full description of what is deemed public nuisance in Asheville.
If you wish to borrow a trap to help catch a domestic nuisance animal contact the City of Asheville’s Customer Services Division at 828-251-1122 or visit the first floor of City Hall at 70 Court Plaza, to pay a refundable deposit. Then go to the Asheville Police Department Animal Services Office located at 75 Shelburne Road to pick up the trap. Pick up can be arranged at the customer’s convenience by speaking with an Animal Services Officer by calling 828-252-1110.
- Asheville Police Department Animal Services Office located at 75 Shelburne Road
- Animal Services Officer by phone 828-252-1110
City of Asheville’s Customer Services Division