Town of Falmouth, MA
Barnstable County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Falmouth as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Board of Health — See Charter, § C9-7.
Dog Officer and Conservation Officer — See Ch. 53, Art. IV and Art. V, respectively.
Dogs on beaches — See Ch. 87, Art. I.
Licenses and permits — See Ch. 140.
Article I Stable Regulations

§ 83-1 License required for use.

§ 83-2 License fee.

§ 83-3 License required for construction.

§ 83-4 General requirements.

§ 83-5 Fencing.

§ 83-6 Location restrictions.

§ 83-7 Cleaning of waste matter; disposition.

§ 83-8 Pasturing restrictions.

§ 83-9 Proper shelter required.

§ 83-10 Slaughtering license required.

§ 83-11 Decisions on health problems.

§ 83-12 Violations and penalties.

Article II Licensing of Dogs

§ 83-13 License required; fees.

§ 83-14 Duties of dog owners.

§ 83-15 Kennel license.

§ 83-15.1 Multiple dog licenses.

§ 83-16 Inspection; regulation; suspension; revocation of licenses; penalties.

§ 83-17 Enforcement; statutory reference.

Article III Dogs at Large

§ 83-18 Restraining of dogs required; exceptions.

§ 83-19 Fines.

§ 83-20 Impoundment; reclamation fees.

§ 83-20.1 Disposal of animal waste.

§ 83-21 Enforcement; statutory reference.

§ 83-22 Violations and penalties.

Article IV Vaccination of Dogs Against Rabies

§ 83-23 Vaccination required.

§ 83-24 Dogs brought into Town.

§ 83-25 Revaccination.

§ 83-26 Violations and penalties.

Article V Excessive Barking

§ 83-27 Responsibility of owners or keepers of dogs.

§ 83-28 Definitions.

§ 83-29 Enforcement.

§ 83-30 Violations and penalties.

Article VI Companion Animals

§ 83-31 Responsibility of owners or keepers of companion animal.

§ 83-32 Violations and penalties.

Article VII Regulations

§ 83-33 Authority to adopt and repeal rules and regulations.