Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Boards > Animal Care and Regulation Board

The Animal Care and Regulation Board is comprised of five members and one alternate.  When asked, the Board acts in advisory capacity to the Assembly regarding matters that affect animal care and regulatory services in the Borough regarding the following:

  • Borough related elements of a comprehensive, long range plan
  • proposed legislation and regulations
  • public recommendations
  • program evaluation and implementation
  • review of the Animal Care and Regulation operations manual
  • review of the yearly board budget

The Animal Care and Regulation Board also hears appeals of the classification of animals classified as level 1, 2, 3, or 4 per Title 24.

Per MSB 24.30.018(C) and (D), regular board meetings are scheduled to immediately follow an appeal or scheduled as the Board otherwise sees fit.

Animal Care and Regulation code is Title 24.

Please check the Public Meetings schedule for specific meeting information.


Animal Care and Regulation Board:

Patricia Hurt, Chairperson
Term Expires: 12/31/24

Georgia Knazovich, Vice Chairperson
Term Expires: 12/31/24

Terry Dennison
Term Expires: 12/31/25

Sally Pollen
Term Expires: 12/31/24

Veterinarian position is vacant
Term Expires: 12/31/25

Daniel Bowen, Alternate
Term Expires: 12/31/25

Please contact staff support with any questions:

Brenda J. Henry, MMC, Assistant Borough Clerk


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Agendas, Packets & Minutes

April 17, 2024AC&R Case No. 24-01 - Appeal the level 3 Classific...AgendaPacket
January 22, 2024Special Meeting to review Title 24 amendmentsAgendaPacket
July 05, 2023AC&R Case No. 23-01 - Appeal the Denial of a Kenne...AgendaPacket
August 10, 2022Appeal Hearing Cancelled - Regular Meeting will st...Agenda
May 11, 2022AC&R Case No. 22-01, Appeal the level 2 classifica...Agenda