Officer Donald FamicoAnimal Control Officer
Telephone: 978-744-0171 x121
For emergency or urgent animal-related calls, it is not recommended to call the animal control officer, instead please dial our main dispatch at 978-744-1212.
Our animal control officer handles stray dogs, neighborhood nuisance problems, injured animals and rabies concerns.
Dog Licensing is handled by the City Clerk. Please visit the Dog Licensing page on the city website for more information.
Local Holding Facilities Used By Salem Animal Control
Danvers Animal Hospital
367 Maple Street
Danvers, MA 01923
81 Webb Street
Salem, MA 01970
Animal Rescue League
10 Chandler Street
Boston, MA 02116
- Rabies Informational Flyer
- New England Veterinary Hospital (978-744-8325)
- Massachusetts Veterinarian Referral Hospital (781-932-5802) (24 hour emergency care)
- Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (617-522-7400)
- Animal Rescue League Boston Spay Wagon (1-877-590-SPAY)
- Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife (978-253-4347)