New York State law requires that every dog 4 months of age and older must be licensed. Licenses may be obtained at the Town Clerk’s office. A renewal notice will be sent every year, and payment must be made prior to the expiration date. An unlicensed dog violates state law and is subject to fines or seizure by the town. For dog related issues within the village or town of Otego, please contact the dog control officer:
(607) 988-2637 or (607) 434-6453
The Town of Otego provides shelter for loose or stray dogs at the Delaware Valley Humane Society,
(607) 563-7780, 101 East Main Street, Sidney, NY.