North Carolina law related to animal control issues is scattered far and wide throughout the state’s law books and responsibility for animal control is shared between various state agencies and local governments. The Animal Control Law microsite is intended to be a resource that brings many of these laws together into one place so that government officials and others who wish to understand the basics of the law can have a reasonable starting point.  The FAQ, listerv and publications list found on the Animal Control Law site are all intended to foster knowledge and communication about these issues.