Animal Control is responsible for handling loose or stray dogs, barking complaints, rabies enforcement, etc., based on town ordinances. They do not handle wildlife, animals stuck in trees, or dead animals on roadways.
In addition, you can reach Animal Control Officer Lynn O'Dell on her cellphone, 845-750-2312, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and Animal Control Officer Stephanie Fitzpatrick on her cellphone, 845-705-3117, between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m., Monday through Friday. Lynn and Stephanie also alternate weekends.
For dog control services after 9 p.m., please call the Hyde Park Police Department at 845-229-9340.
If you have questions or concerns regarding wildlife, please contact the DEC at 877-457-5680 or visit the DEC website to find a wildlife rehabilitator.