Emily DenHartog  
Animal Control
Title: Animal Control Officer
Phone: (360) 336-0630 Ext. 1499
Animal Control Officer Emily Den Hartog


Emily graduated from Lynden Christian High School and continued her education at Bellingham Technical College where she obtained her Veterinary Assisting Certificate. She worked eleven years for a veterinary hospital in Lynden, Washington developing extensive experience with both small and large animals. As the Animal Control Officer for the Mount Vernon Police Department, she works directly with the pet owners in our community on issues of animal care, safety, and security. Animals of many types, when properly handled, managed, and cared for, play a key role in enhancing the quality of our lives. That is why it is our goal to work with citizens in promoting a safe, more enjoyable community, through responsible pet ownership.  

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