Animal Control Officers

Animal Control Officer: Ally Judkins (802)730-2292                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Email:                                

Emergencies Dial 911 (Non-emergency 888-2300)

The Animal Control Officers receive and address complaints about dogs, lost dogs and enforce the Animal Control Ordinance. Some matters are referred to other agencies or support is provided by the Lamoille County Sheriff’s Department.



Registration Information

All dogs or wolf-hybrids six months of age and older must be licensed annually on or before April 1.

Before obtaining a dog license, a copy of a current rabies vaccination certificate must be presented.

New Dog Registration By Mail Form (here) – Please complete this form for each new dog to be registered in Hyde Park.

Send this form in along with the appropriate fee and a copy of the most recent rabies vaccination certificate and a spay/neuter certificate, if applicable. Checks/money orders are paid to TOWN OF HYDE PARK and mailed to PO Box 98, Hyde Park VT 05655 OR can be left in the night drop at the office.

Renewals – If you are unsure if the town has record of the most recent vaccination record for your puppy, contact the office.  If we do, all we need is the applicable fee.

Licenses are available annually starting on the first business day of January and will be assessed a late fee if not paid on or by April 1st annually.

License fees are as follows:

Fees:  Spayed or Neutered

Licensing Fee:                            $ 4.00
Surcharges  (State & Local)      $ 7.00
Total                                           $11.00
                  AFTER APRIL 1st, $13.00

Fees:  Not Spayed or Neutered

Licensing Fee                             $ 8.00
Surcharges    (State & Local)    $ 7.00
Total                                           $15.00
                  AFTER APRIL 1st, $19.00

Vermont Spay Neuter Incentive Program (VSNIP) Application & Information