5 Pent Road
Mon thru Fri, 9 am - 6 pm
Mon thru Fri, 1 pm - 5 pm
Sat, 10 am - 1 pm
Animal Control Officer: Parris Gibbs
Tel: (203) 294-2180
Fax: (203) 294-2181
Animal Control Responsibilities
- Impounds strays dogs.
- Assists injured domestic and wild animals.
- Answers complaints about barking and roaming dogs.
- Issues infraction tickets when necessary.
- Quarantines biting dogs/cats/ferrets.
- Finds homes for unclaimed dogs/cats.
- Provides veterinary care, or euthanizia, by licensed veterinarian to sick/injured animals.
- Assistants are on 24-hour emergency call.
- Gives lectures and tours on animal care.
- Offers education to the public regarding appropriate and humane pet ownership.