Animal Control

Animal Control is responsible for handling loose or stray dogs, barking complaints, rabies enforcement, etc., based on town ordinances. They do not handle wildlife, animals stuck in trees, or dead animals on roadways.

Contact Information

The Town of Hyde Park utilizes the Dutchess County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (DCSPCA) for dog control services. To reach the main office, Monday through Friday, please call 845-452-7722 Ext. 423 leave a message and your message will be forwarded to the Animal Control Officer on call between the hours of  10 am – 6 pm.

For Animal Control Services before 10 am and after 6 pm Monday thru Friday, as well as weekends and holidays, please contact the Hyde Park Police Department at 845-229-9340.

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Wildlife Concerns

If you have questions or concerns regarding wildlife, please contact the DEC at 877-457-5680 or visit the DEC website to find a wildlife rehabilitator.