Rules & Regulations

  • The Town of Burrillville requires that all dogs are to be on a leash when off the owner's property. Violators will be fined $20 for a first violation, and the fine increases with each subsequent violation.
  • All dogs, cats, and ferrets must be vaccinated against Rabies.
  • All dogs must have a dog license which can be purchased at Town Hall.  A valid Rabies certificate is required to obtain a license, and licenses must be renewed every April.  
  • Three dog limit per single family dwelling or two dogs per unit in duplex/multi/apartment/condo.  Kennel licenses required for the keeping of additional dogs.
  • See the "Links" section for the full Town of Burrillville Animal Control General Ordinances.