Salem Police Department
95 Margin Street, Salem, MA 01970 •  Non-Emergency Request for Police 978-744-1212 •  Business 978-744-0171 •  In an Emergency, ALWAYS DIAL 911

Animal Control

Officer Donald Famico

Animal Control Officer

Telephone: 978-744-0171 x121
Fax: 978-825-0131
Email: dfamico@salempd.net
For emergency or urgent animal-related calls, it is not recommended to call the animal control officer, instead please dial our main dispatch.

Our animal control officer handles stray dogs, neighborhood nuisance problems, injured animals and rabies concerns.

Dog Licensing

Dog Licensing is handled by the City Clerk. Please visit the Dog Licensing page on the city website for more information.

Local Holding Facilities Used By Salem Animal Control

Danvers Animal Hospital

367 Maple Street
Danvers, MA 01923
978-774-0045

Feline Hospital

81 Webb Street
Salem, MA 01970
978-744-8020

Animal Rescue League

10 Chandler Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-426-9170

Pet-Related Links/Information

Salem Police Department 95 Margin Street, Salem, MA 01970 •  Non-Emergency Request for Police 978-744-1212 •  Business 978-744-0171 •  In an Emergency, ALWAYS DIAL 911
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