Animal Control

The Town of Milton has a dedicated full time animal control officer. This officer, certified by the Massachusetts Animal Control Academy, comes under the direction of the police department. The officer performs a multitude of functions including but not limited to:

  • Investigating acts of animal cruelty and neglect
  • Enforcing licensing and leash laws
  • Rescuing and treating injured animals
  • Sheltering dangerous and stray animals
  • Conducting nuisance and dangerous dog hearings
  • Director of all animal shelter operations
  • Speaks at civic events as it relates to animal issues and care

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Nancy J. Bersani Animal Control Officer (617) 698-0455