Animal Control

The Town of Andover has contracted with Northeastern Animal Control Service to provide those services.  This program is run by NECCOG North Eastern Connecticut Council of Governments.

They are available 24/7/365. and always have an Animal Control Officer (ACO) on duty.

 Contact Information:  Call 860-774-1253; follow prompts

Regular business hours - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Calls made during regular business hours are taken by NECCOG and then processed to provide a timely response. Calls made after hours and on weekends are taken by our answering service. Based on the nature of the call the ACO may be called immediately, or it may be held for action during regular business hours. Our emergency calls that are dispatched 24/7 are as follows:

  • Animals Bites
  • Injured Animals
  • Animals displaying aggressive behavior
  • Rabies suspect
  • Captured Animals
  • State Police calls for raids, DUI’s, traffic stops, other arrests that involve animals

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