Animal Control

Animal Complaints or Concerns:

If a resident has an animal complaint or concern they can call the Swampscott Police Department at (781) 595-1111.  The Police will notify the Animal Control Officer if needed.


Dog By-Law Enforcement:

The Animal Control Officer will be conducting sporadic checks at Town Parks, enforcing Town By-Laws, and issuing fines for licensing, leash, and pooper-scooper law violations.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jeffrey Vaughan Animal Inspector 781-596-8864
Diane Treadwell Animal Control Officer
Dan Proulx Animal Control Officer