Seal: Washington, Connecticut; Founded 1779
The Town of Washington, Connecticut

Animal Control Officer

Telephone: 860-868-2870 (24 hours)

Fax: 860-868-2078

Appointed Officials:
Cynthia Brissett, Animal Control Officer
The job of animal control officer is governed by the Animal Welfare Act. It is to prevent cruelty to dogs and other animals as well as to enforce the laws described therein. The laws are there for the benefit of the animals as well as the people. The Connecticut Department of Agriculture oversees state and local regulations.

Some of the job duties are:

Annual Reports:

See the Town Annual Report for yearly reports on the activities of the Animal Control Officer.

Web page last updated: January 22, 2006