Dog Control

DogControl Patricia A. Smith
Dog Control Officer


Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 4 PM
Phone:  (845) 526-3293


This department ensures that dogs are contained on their owner’s property or on a leash. (Refer to the Town’s Leash Law via the Town Clerk’s office).

Responds to calls for lost (i.e. roaming unattended) or abandoned dogs.

Ensures all dogs are licensed/vaccinated against rabies and are wearing the mandatory tags.


24 HOUR ANIMAL ABUSE HOTLINE
(845) 520-6915
COUNTY OF PUTNAM SPCA

We respond to calls 24/7 from residents to enforce New York State animal cruelty statutes.  Our officers conduct investigations, make arrests, and work with all law enforcement agencies. Call if you suspect any animal cruelty. All calls confidential.


ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A LOST DOG?

If so, call and check at  (845) 526-3293   because there are sometimes other dogs not on the website yet.

CAN LOCAL TV HELP FIND YOUR DOG OR CAT?

If you are a resident of the Town of PUTNAM VALLEY, contact Maryann Arrien at  (845) 528-7420  or  arrien “at” optonline.net and send her A PICTURE OF YOUR PET to be put on the Channel 20 TV Scroll. Maybe your neighbors can help find your lost pet.


Visit Animal-Link.org, your partner for living with pets and wildlife in Westchester and Putnam Counties.