Animal Control

The primary function of the Animal Control Officer (ACO) is public safety. The ACO enforces state and local regulations related to animals. These duties include

  • Picking up stray dogs
  • Licensing and vaccination enforcement
  • Bite investigations
  • Cruelty investigations
  • Quarantines
  • Barking complaints
  • Kennel inspections

These duties frequently require the ACO to be out of the office.

Contact Information

Desk Phone (781) 477-4385
Cell Phone  (781) 552-2361
Lynn Police (781) 595-2000
Email | After Hours [email protected]