The Town of AuSable's Dog Control Officer is on-call. If you are unable to reach an officer at the Dog Control Office, please leave a message for matters that are not urgent. Matters needing immediate attention must be referred to the Clinton County Sheriffs Department at 518-565-4300.
Q: At what age must dogs be licensed?
A: In New York State all dogs must be licensed by the age of four (4) months..
Q: How much does a dog license cost?
A: Fees for un-spayed or un-neutered dogs are $20; spayed or neutered dogs are licensed for a fee of $10.
Q: Does the Town discount fees for senior citizens?
A: Unfortunately at this time, we do not.
Q: How long is a dog allowed to bark before the Dog Control Officer is permitted to intervene?
A: According to the Town Code the Dog Control Officer may intervene after ½ hour.
Q: Is there a leash law and pooper scooper law in the Town of AuSable?
A: Yes, Town Code requires that dogs be controlled on leashes no longer than six (6) feet and dog owners are required to clean up after their dog.