The Town Clerk’s office (203-622-7897) in Town Hall on Field Point Road. Dogs are required to be licensed and the fine for having an unlicensed dog is $60. To get a license, you must have a valid rabies certificate for your dog. Dogs must be vaccinated by the time they are three months old.

The cost of a dog license is $19 for non-spayed or neutered dogs, and $8 if your dog’s been spayed or neutered. Dogs must be licensed by June 30, and by state law, a $1 penalty is imposed for each month past June the dog is unlicensed.