Patrick Hogan, Animal Control Officer/Animal Inspector
Medford City Hall
85 George P. Hassett Drive, Room 311
Medford, MA 02155
Scope of Services
- Keeping of animals
- Rabies clinics
- Suspect rabid animals are quarantined, isolated or euthanized and analyzed for rabies in conformance with The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s Reportable Diseases and Isolation and Quarantine Requirements (105 CMR 300) and The Massachusetts Rabies Control Plan for Cities and Towns.
- Rabies information and clinics
- MassWildlife Coyote Information
- Wildlife Links
- Low Cost Spay and Neuter Programs
- Rodent Prevention
- Other Helpful Links
Chickens and Other Livestock
Zoning regulations in Article IV, Division 3, Section 94-192 of City of Medford Ordinances state that chickens and other livestock are allowed only in areas zoned for industrial use and only with a Special Permit from the City Council. Chickens and other livestock are not allowed in residential or commercial areas.