“Pooper Scooper” Law

Dog waste is a threat to our public water supply, degrades our town and transmits disease. Leash, curb and clean up after your dog – it is required by law. Failure to clean up after your dog falls under the public nuisance section of the town by-laws pertaining to dogs. Fines for violations are as follows:

  • 1st Offense: Warning
  • 2nd Offense: $50.00
  • 3rd and Subsequent Offenses: $100.00