Town Ordinaces

Effective June 17, 2006

82-2 Roaming at large All dogs must be on a leash at all times.

82-3 Removal of Feces All feces must be picked up and removed by the owner when on public or private property other than their own.

82-4 License Required All dogs over the age of six months must be licensed in the town where they reside.

82-5 Rabies Vaccine Required All dogs and cats over the age of three months must be vaccinated for rabies.

82-6 Annoyance by dog on Highway No owner shall allow a dog to go out on any highway, road or street and growl, snap, bite or otherwise annoy any person or domesticated animal lawfully using highway, or chase or interfere with any motor vehicle.

82-7 Nuisance Dog No owner shall own or harbor a dog or dogs which is a nuisance by reason of vicious disposition or excessive barking or other disturbance.

82-8 Violations and Penalties Any violation of this Article shall be punishable by a fine of not more that $75.00. If such fine is not paid within Seven Days it shall double immediately and become due and payable in addition to the original amount.

82-9 Impoundment Any animal that is found at large in violation of this Article, shall be impounded by the Animal Control Officer.

Please walk your dog responsibly.