Pet Facility License

  • Pet Shop “Pet shop” means any place at which animals not born and raised on the premises are kept for the purpose of sale to the public;

     

  • Training Facility “Training facility” means any place, other than a commercial kennel or grooming facility, which is maintained as a business where dogs are trained;

     

  • Grooming Facility “Grooming facility” means any place, other than a commercial kennel, which is maintained as a business where dogs are groomed;

     

  • Commercial Kennel “Commercial kennel” means a place maintained for boarding or grooming dogs or cats, and includes, but is not limited to, any veterinary hospital which boards or grooms dogs or cats for nonmedical purposes;

     

  • Animal Shelter Facility “animal shelter” means any private entity that operates a building or facility that is used solely to house homeless animals for the purpose of rescue or adoption and that is not operated within a private residence.

 

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Instructions on how to apply online.

ZONING APPROVAL FORM

(To upload with initial application)

 

Sec. 22-344. Licensing of commercial kennel, pet shop, training facility or grooming facility.

Pet Facility Regulations

 

 

For questions regarding a license application or license application issue please contact:

Phone: (860) 713-2512
Email:
AGLicensing@ct.gov

 

 

For questions regarding requirements to become licensed please contact:

 

Phone: (860) 713-2506
Email: agr.animalcontrol@ct.gov

 

 

 

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