Animal Control Officer

The Animal Control Officer (ACO) serves both the communities of Waterford and East Lyme. The ACO is a cooperative resource shared by both municipalities. The animal shelter is located at 41 Avery Lane in Waterford, Connecticut, next to the skate park.


The hours of operation for the shelter are as follows:


Monday thru Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Closed Saturday and Sunday


Town of Waterford residents can reach the ACO by calling 860-442-9451 and pressing option 2.

Town of East Lyme residents can request ACO services by calling 860-739-3419.


The ACO may be emailed by clicking HERE.