Animal Control

The Animal Control Division of the Narragansett Police Department is responsible for enforcing local ordinance and state laws regarding animals and animal husbandry. The primary goals of Animal Control is to educate the citizenry of the Town of Narragansett with the importance of responsible pet ownership, rabies awareness, control of the feral cat population and to have effective enforcement by means of dialogue, education, or by more serious matters through citation or animal impoundment.
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The Animal Control Officer works 40 hours a week Monday thru Friday from 6am-2:30pm.

The animal shelter is shared with the Town of South Kingstown located on Asa Pond Rd, Wakefield, RI and is open 7 days a week for the purpose of animal release and adoptions.

The Animal Control Office is located at police headquarters and can be reached at 401- 789-1091 extension 223 or at dalmonte@narragansettri.gov

Please remember to leash, license and vaccinate your pet - for the safety of the pet, the owner and the public.