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Animal Care Services Advisory Board

Animal Care Services Advisory Board

The mission of the Animal Care Services (ACS) Advisory Board is to report on welfare and safety concerns and to develop policies that advocate for the humane treatment of animals, enforce standards of care, and create educational and training programs. The board consists of 11 members: 10 District-appointed members appointed by their respective Councilmembers; one member appointed by the Mayor; and three ex-officio non-voting members. The ACS Advisory Board is required to consist of one licensed veterinarian, one City official, one shelter operator, and one animal welfare organization representative. Each member serves a two-year term of office concurrent with the term of the appointing City Councilmember.

Liaison: Marshall Bruce – (210) 207-6675.

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