ANIMAL CONTROL

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Duties & Responsibilities 

The Animal Control Officer (ACO) is responsible for the enforcement of the state and municipal animal welfare laws. Although the ACO’s duties are limited to domesticated animals, the ACO also responds to calls involving wildlife when rabies is a concern.

Wade Andrews, contact:

207-459-0369

2023 DOGS TAGS are available

All dogs over 6 months of age are required by law to be licensed

Dog license fees are $6.00 for neutered/spayed dogs
and $11.00 for non-altered dogs.

A late fee of $25.00 will be charged starting February 1st

If you no longer own your dog, have moved, or if your dog has passed; please contact the Newfield Town Office at 207-793-4348.

You may also register your dog online:

https://www1.maine.gov/cgi-bin/online/dog_license/index.pl

Please remember that if you register a new dog online, you must still provide a current rabies certificate to the town office before a tag will be issued.

Dog License Statute’s