Contact Information

Hayes Demeule


Emergency Operations Center

265 Bay Rd

S. Hamilton, MA 01982




Open 24/7

General Information

The Animal Inspector assists and advises the public on the following:
  • Investigates calls involving animal bites and cruelty complaints
  • Assists with the preparation and transportation of specimens for rabies testing
  • Inspects barns and conducts animal census as mandated by state law
  • Assists with the annual rabies clinic (when applicable)
  • Educates the public about laws, regulations and health and safety concerns involving animals
NOTE – Questions involving problem wildlife and dog violations, i.e. leash law and nuisance complaints (dog bites), should also be directed to Hayes Demeule. Hayes is also the Animal Control Officer.


Find a Local Veterinarian

Mass. Veterinary Medical Association

Mass. Humane Society

Mass.Gov Website / Animal Health Division

Merrimack River Feline Rescue / Catmobile

Rabies Information

Danvers Animal Hospital

Pet Finder / Adoptions / Sales

CDC – Animal Bites

Friends of Animals Website

Wildlife Rehabilitation

H-W Veterinary Hospital / Dr. Fagan


Find Toto Website / Missing Dogs

Hope 4 Horses Website