Animal Services

The City of Kennett Animal Services department provides the following assistance to all residents and is dedicated to helping protect the health, safety and welfare of both people and animals in our community.

  • Responding to stray animal complaints
  • Investigating dangerous animals
  • Adoptions
  • Barking dog complaints
  • Trapping nuisance wildlife and loose livestock
  • Ordinance enforcement

Contact Info

Tena Petix
Humane Officer
200 Cedar St
Kennett, MO 63857

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make donations to the Kennett Humane Department?

The Kennett Humane Department has a paypal account that can be accessed by going to  Once logged in, use e-mail to send money.  If there is a specific animal that you want to donate for, write a message with the donation.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact City Hall at 573-888-9001.