Our Animal Control officers work tirelessly to make the community a better place for both people and animals, including wildlife. Learn more about our wild neighbors and how we can live together harmoniously.  

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Wildlife in Arlington County

Virginia White-Tailed Deer

Deer are native to Arlington County and an essential part of our local ecology.

Eastern Gray Squirrels

Squirrels live everywhere in Arlington (and the East Coast) - in our forests, parks, and backyards.