Environmental Health and Safety

Animal Make Safe

Occasionally wild animals get into buildings by mistake. The purpose of the Animal Make Safe program is to safely and humanely respond to certain live animal incidents in campus buildings by capture and removal or live trapping. Our staff is trained to respond to these incidents 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Please see Animal Problems — Who to call for more information.

If you are aware of a situation that needs our attention please call our 24-hour hotline, 471-BATS.

Links

Contacts

Animal Make Safe
24-hour hotline: 471-BATS (471-2287)
Office: 471-5776
E-mail: cpeterson@austin.utexas.edu

City of Austin Animal Control 512-972-6060
311 for after hours emergencies

City of Austin Health and Human Services Department 512-972-5590

Facilities Service Center 512-471-2020

Texas Department of State Health Services 512-458-7111
Zoonosis Control Division 512-458-7255

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