Water & Rabies Lab


1781 E. Cottonwood Hwy.
Dothan, AL 36301
Driving Directions

Contact Information

334-678-0009 (Fax)


Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
Holiday Closures

Our Team

Kym Wilson
Laboratory Supervisor

Water Lab

The Houston County Water Lab provides bacteriological testing of drinking water. They provide testing for municipalities and private wells in the southeast region of Alabama. The cost for each sample is $20.00 and samples are accepted Monday thru Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Rabies Lab

The Houston County Rabies Lab investigates human exposure, delivers quarantine orders and ensures owners comply with Alabama rabies law.
They also investigate rabies cases and will capture suspicious animals and transport them to shelter for evaluation. The rabies lab is also responsible for investigating complaints regarding wild and stray animals.  

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Administrative Building

462 N. Oates St.
Dothan, AL 36303

Monday - Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Department Hours May Very
Closed Holidays

County Courthouse

114 N. Oates St.
Dothan, AL 36303

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.