Stray (impounded) dogs as well as dog licenses can be picked up at the shelter. The entrance is the same as to the Wastewater Treatment Plant, otherwise, drive to the end of Mullins Way, take a left and the gated entrance is on the left.
Dogs for adoption will be posted when they become available.
Donations appreciated. Please call Carol Hepburn for more information on supplies needed.
1st Offense $10
2nd Offense $25
3rd Offense $50
(24 hrs = day)
Non-Neutered / Non Spayed $15/dog
(Male & Female)
Neutered / Spayed $5/dog (Male Female)
Late Fee $30/dog After June 1st
Checks or Money Orders Only.
Payable to: Town of Amherst
Carol Hepburn received the 2004 Massachusetts Animal Control Officer of the Year Award. This award was given to her to honor her compassion for animals, her committment to her community, and her dedication to the highest standards of her profession.