Where to Find Us

Canton Town Hall Canton Town Hall

P.O. Box 168
4 Market Street
Collinsville, CT 06022

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Animal Control  


Rabies Vaccination Clinic for dogs and cats 
Residents of all towns are welcome!!

SATURDAY June 10, 2017

Avon Animal Shelter
11 Arch Road, Avon
Time: 3-5pm

Price - $20 (CASH ONLY)

Requirements - ***You must bring proof of previous rabies vaccine to receive a 3-year vaccine at the clinic. Without proof you will only receive the 1-year vaccine.***

Dog license renewals and new licenses for 2017-2018 will be available for Avon and Canton residents at this event. License renewals can be paid by cash or check.

Dogs must be leashed and cats in carriers. This is for the safety of all involved.


Dog Licensing Form

State law requires all dogs over six months of age to be licensed. Dog licenses are issued throughout the year; however, renewal of current licenses takes place during the month of June.

 Licenses can be obtained at the Town Clerk's office or by mail with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:

Canton Town Clerk 
c/o Dog Licensing
PO Box 168
Collinsville, CT 06022

Please include:

  • Completed Dog Licensing Form
  • Current rabies certificate (or documentation of current rabies vaccination due date)
  • Self-addressed, stamped envelope
  • $19 for an unaltered dog, or $8 for a spayed/neutered dog
  • For License RENEWALS: Add $1 per month if after June 30th

A $75 fine will be imposed by the Animal Control Officer on unlicensed dogs in accordance with the State Law. 

Per Connecticut State Statute Section 22-338, all Dogs must be vaccinated against rabies and owners must submit a certificate to the Town Clerk when licensing their dog.

For a lost or roaming Dog, please contact Animal Control Officer Beverly LaPlume at 409-4205 or 693-0221. She can also be reached at blaplume@avonct.gov

For more information about the Dept of Agriculture's Animal Population Control Program click here.

Questions or problems about wildlife? Call the DEEP at 860-424-3011.

Contact Information

Beverly LaPlume
Animal Control Officer
(860) 409-4205
(860) 693-0221


Dog Licensing Form