Animal Control & Inspection

The Animal Control Officer is responsible for the following:

  • Enforces the Town By-Laws relating to dogs and the General Laws of Massachusetts in the care of strays and homeless animals. 
  • Answers all dog and animal complaints. 
  • Enforces dog licensing and leash laws.

This service is available to all town residents by calling the Office of the Animal Control Officer (508) 378-1637

For emergencies, please call the Police Department. Dial 911