Updating state residential building energy efficiency codes
Victims of dog bites are urged to contact the Suffolk County Police Department to file a police report, if warranted. Otherwise, for health concerns related to a dog bite, questions should be directed to the Suffolk County Department of Health Services at (631) 843-0421.Reports of dog bites should also be referred to the Suffolk County Board of Health at (631) 852-5900 as well as the Animal Shelter at (631) 643-9270.For more information, call the Animal Shelter at (631) 643-9270.Feral cats are a community problem and likely occur because of neglect and miscommunication.The caregiver cannot assume that everyone has the same devotion to cats as they do.It helps in the longterm to acknowledge the caregivers right to provide proper care for the cats as well as understanding that some neighbors to not share the same devotion.The Shelter acknowledges and supports Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR) programs.
Additional information about such services can be found through P. Residents must call the morning they plan on bringing their pet in to confirm staff availability.An owner of such an animal would need to look elsewhere for placement, usually a municipal shelter.BAARC is a humane municipal animal shelter and accepts all stray canines found within the Town's geographic borders.Adoption fees vary but in general the following rates apply: Dogs: Female - .00, Male - .00 Puppies: Female - .50, Male - .50Cats: Female - .00, Male - .00Kittens: Female - .00, Male - .00 ALL ADOPTIONS WILL REQUIRE APPROVAL OF YOUR COMPLETED ADOPTION APPLICATION. Before leaving the shelter, cats are FELV tested, dewormed, altered, and vaccinated for the following: Rabies, HCP, and Bordetella. The Commack Animal Emergency Hospital and the Veterinary Medical Group are both local organizations open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including Sundays and Holidays, and serve on an emergency basis.Adoption Fees: CASH ONLYResident fees include a dog license DOG/PUPPY ADOPTIONResident Non-resident 60 AND OVERDOG/PUPPY ADOPTIONResident Non-resident Compatibility Check - You must bring your dog to see if they get along with a new friend. CAT/KITTEN ADOPTION60 AND OVER Currently, the Shelter does not have a clinic that provides low cost rabies vaccinations or spay and neuter services on premises. New York Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center2233 Broadhollow Road Farmingdale, NY 11735(631) 694-3400Commack Animal Emergency Hospital3095 East Jericho Turnpike East Northport, NY 11731(631) 499-6622Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island75 Sunrise Highway West Islip, NY 11795(631) 587-0800 Yes, the Town's Animal Shelter does provide low cost and humane euthanasia of pets belonging to Town residents.