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Town of New Milford, CT
Litchfield County
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CROSS REFERENCES
Health and sanitation, Ch. 8
STATE LAW REFERENCES
Dogs, General Statutes, Section 22-327 et seq.
Regional dog pounds, Section 22-331a
[Ord. of 3-5-1965]
The Board of Selectmen is hereby authorized on behalf of the town to:
(1) 
Enter into agreements with a contiguous town or towns in order to be served by a regional dog warden and such assistants as may be necessary to administer and enforce laws relating to dogs; and
(2) 
Provide, on behalf of such town or towns, for the establishment of a regional dog pound.
[Ord. of 6-12-1995]
It shall be unlawful for any person owning, keeping, walking or in control of any dog or other animal to allow or permit such animal to defecate upon any property of the Town of New Milford, including but not limited to the Town Green, public roads and sidewalks, parks and school grounds, unless such person shall remove all feces so deposited by such animal and dispose of same in a proper manner before leaving the immediate premises. The provisions of the section shall not apply to a guide dog accompanying any blind person. Any violation of this section shall be punishable by a fine of $25.