Animal Control

9 Hannaford Drive
York, ME  03909
Ph:  (207) 363-4444
Fax:  (207) 363-1035

  1. Dogs on the Beach
  2. Dog License
  3. Fees, Fines, Violations
  4. Pet Safety

Click HERE to view the Animal Control Ordinance

The following restrictions apply to domestic animals on Cape Neddick Beach, Short Sands Beach, Long Sands Beach and Harbor Beach.

  • No domestic animals shall be present on these beaches between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. from May 20th through September 20th.

  • Dogs on these beaches will be required to be on a leash between May 20th and September 29th between the hours of 6 p.m. and sunrise.

  • Between May 20th and September, 20th dogs will be allowed to unleashed between sunrise and 8 a.m. as long as the dog is under the voice control of its owner or responsible party.

  • Horses and ponies are prohibited from being on the beaches from May 20th to September 20th.

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