Domesticated Animals

An officer will respond to any call regarding a domesticated animal within the limits of the Village of Orland Hills. This includes, but is not limited to, loose running dogs or barking dogs. If a domesticated animal is found running loose, within the village, the animal will be transported to the Animal Welfare League facility located in Chicago Ridge.


The owner of the animal shall be responsible for any impound fees that accrue and must make such payments at the animal welfare facility prior to the release of the animal.

Wild Animals

The department provides animal control for wild animals on public and private property if the animal is injured or poses a threat to human safety. The Village of Orland Hills does not support nor endorse any specific private organization for the trapping and/or recovery of wild animals, however if assistance is needed to remove a wild animal, that is not injured or a threat to human safety, the following private wildlife removal resources are available.

A&B Wildlife: 630-850-7126

Wildlife Police: 630-789-9453

Have a Heart Wildlife: 708-534-8801