Animal Control

Welcome to the Shelton Animal Shelter we are located at 11 Brewster LN. Animal Control Officer is on duty Monday-Friday 8:00am -  4:00pm, Saturday-Sunday by appointment only. Our telephone number is (203)924-2501.

If you are interested in adopting one of our animals, please visit our shelter, meet our dogs, cats and fill out an application. 

To combat pet overpopulation, Shelton Animal Control is working with Animal Population Control Program (APCP) to provide low cost spay and neuter surgery for all unaltered shelter pets. Please call and ask us about the program.

ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER

The Shelton Animal Control Shelter has 1 full time aco, Jason Mclain and 1 part-time aco,  Michelle DeAngelo,  the animal control officer  responds to complaints such as stray dogs, injured animals, animal bites, and animal cruelty. We also conduct investigations and enforce laws pertaining to animals such as the leash law for dogs and vaccination requirements for dogs and cats. Other responsibilities include overseeing volunteers, and interviewing potential adopters.

  • Friends of the Shelton Animal Shelter
  • General pet care tips from the Humane Society
    The Humane Society of the United States makes a difference in the lives of animals here at home and worldwide. The HSUS is dedicated to creating a world where our relationship with animals is guided by compassion.
  • General pet care tips from the ASPCA
    The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals exists to promote humane principles, prevent cruelty and alleviate fear, pain and suffering in animals.
  • Animal Lifesavers
    Animal Life Savers is a no-kill animal welfare organization founded in 1995 to rescue and rehabilitate abandoned and neglected animals from Fairfield County shelters.
  • American Humane Association
    Founded in 1877, the American Humane Association (AHA) is the nations only national organization dedicated to child and animal protection.
  • ASPCA
    The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals exists to promote humane principles, prevent cruelty and alleviate fear, pain and suffering in animals.
ANIMAL CONTROL

Welcome to the Shelton Animal Shelter we are located at Riverdale Avenue. Animal Control Officer is on duty Monday-Friday 8:00am - 3:00pm, Saturday-Sunday by appointment only. Our telephone number is (203)924-2501.

If you are interested in adopting one of our animals, please visit our shelter, meet our dogs, cats and fill out an application. See pets for adoption here.

To combat pet overpopulation, Shelton Animal Control is working with Animal Population Control Program (APCP) to provide low cost spay and neuter surgery for all unaltered shelter pets. Please call and ask us about the program.

ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER

The Shelton Animal Control Shelter has 1 full time animal control officer and 2 part-time helpers who care for impounded animals,  the animal control officer  responds to complaints such as stray dogs, injured animals, animal bites, and animal cruelty. We also conduct investigations and enforce laws pertaining to animals such as the leash law for dogs and vaccination requirements for dogs and cats. Other responsibilities include overseeing volunteers, and interviewing potential adopters. If you are interested in volunteering please give us a call.

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