Ulster County SPCA is responsible for enforcing all state and local laws pertaining to dog behavior.
If you have any related questions, concerns, or issues please call 845 331-5377 X 212. Leave a message if necessary. Any suspected cases of abuse or neglect can be reported 24 hours a day.
Licensing is handled at the Clerk's Office of the Town of Hurley, 10 Wamsley Place, Hurley NY 12443.
All dogs over 6 months old belonging to individuals residing in the Town of Hurley must be licensed. Please be aware dog licenses must be renewed annually and you will need a current rabies certificate at the time of renewal. The fees are as follows: Neutered male and spayed female - $8.00; Unneutered male and unspayed female - $15.00.
There are no fees for licensing guide dogs, war dogs, police dogs, work dogs, hearing dogs, or service dogs.
Town of Hurley Clerk's Office:
Monday through Friday 9 AM - 4 PM
Ulster County SPCA:
Tuesday 11:30 AM- 3:30 PM
Wednesday 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday 11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 11:30 AM- 3:30 PM
Saturday 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Sunday 11:30- 3:30 PM
Rules and Regulations
Leash laws are strictly enforced.
It shall be unlawful for any dog in the Town of Hurley to:
It is strongly recommended in the Town of Hurley, as in other towns, that you have your dog neutered or spayed by the time they are 6 months old. For assistance with low cost spaying and neutering you can call the SPCA Spay and Neuter Clinic at 331-5377 or Friends of Animals at 1-800-321-7387.