Animal Control Law

Morris_Animal Update_9-14-19_lg.jpg

Photo by Sarah Elizabeth Morris

PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh Common Council passed the recently updated “Dogs and Cats at Large” bill, introduced by Councilor Peter Ensel last month. Read more

The Sun 1 Comments

ELIZABETHTOWN | Two members of the Essex County Sheriff’s Office are being hailed for rescuing dogs described as neglected from a Mineville residence last week. Read more

The Sun 3 Comments


File photo

WARREN COUNTY | Glens Falls supervisor Claudia Braymer said the amount the county budgeted for animal control services from the Warren County SPCA doubled over the last three years and she doesn’t know what the county is getting for its dollar. Read more

The Sun


File photo

PLATTSBURGH — Counties statewide have been hustling this summer to assemble shared service panels. Read more

The Sun


Photo provided/Office of the Governor of the State of New York

To say it’s been an exciting time for current affairs is an understatement. Read more

Editorials 1 Comments

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers approved a countywide dog tethering law on Tuesday. Read more

The Sun 2 Comments

I recently read the “Essex County Needs a Tethering Law” letter in your latest edition and was relieved to know that finally laws are being created to help protect the animals in our community. Read more

Letters to the Editor

In early 2015, the Essex County Animal Cruelty Task Force presented the Board of Supervisors with a comprehensive report on the state of animal cruelty in the county and a series of recommendations to address it... Read more

Letters to the Editor 2 Comments


Photo provided

ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County’s controversial dog tethering local law proposal is back and headed for public hearing. Read more

The Sun

Town’s vet service likely to attend meeting in September to discuss concerns about adoption process and fines Read more

The Sun

Moriah has approved a new law aimed at curtailing issues such as loud barking, unleashed dogs and horse feces on roadways. Read more

The Sun