Windham Town Hall

979 Main St.
Willimantic, CT 06226

860-465-3000

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Animal Control

Mark Peters - Canine Officer, Enforce Laws pertaining to domestic animals

Windham Animal Control Overview

The Windham Animal Shelter is a municipal shelter serving the town of Windham, CT. We are committed to helping all animals that come into our care, and adopting them out to loving homes.

Mission:

Strive to enforce all animal control laws and to serve the community in a professional manner. Ensure that all animals and residents are treated with respect at all times.

  • Issues citations for infractions and violations of municipal and state laws.
  • Investigates calls about neglected or lost animals.
  • Responds to alleged animal bites from wild and domestic animals.
  • Impounds lost pets until owners can redeem them.
  • Rescues and provides care for injured animals.
  • Controlling strays and potentially dangerous animals roaming at large.
  • Provides for the care of injured or neglected animals.
  • Places animals for adoption.
  • Vaccinates and alters all animals before being placed in a home.

Goals for the next fiscal year:

  • Training staff in animal capture and first aid.
  • Educate the community in animal welfare and responsible pet ownership.
  • Improve methods and solve problems dealing with nuisance wildlife.
  • Raise funds to improve the animal shelter without increasing the budget.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Weekends and Holidays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For after hours, please leave a message and we will return your call the following morning.

 
For Emergency Calls
860-465-3135
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Resources

Documents

Animal Control Ordinance

Animal Control Office

Phone: 860-465-3087

Office Location:
Route 6 North Windham Behind Public Works

Animal Control Staff

Mark Peters
Phone: 860-465-3087


George Hurry
Phone: 860-465-3087


Joan Lamont
Phone: 860-465-3087