TOWN OF EASTHAM
2500 State Highway, Eastham, MA 02642-2544
departments 508 240-5900 Fax 508 240-1291
Official DOG BY-LAWS AND REGULATIONS
Violations and Penalties
Any person who violates any provision of these bylaws and regulations
shall be subject to the following penalties, in addition to any other available penalty or remedy at law or in equity:
2. Second: $100.00
3. Third and subsequent offenses: $100
Regulation - Dyer Prince Road/Rock
On March, 2010 the Board of Selectmen upheld the following regulation:
Dogs will be allowed in the Dyer Prince
RoadJRock Harbor Area only before 9:00 a.m. and after 4:00 p.m. between June 15th and Labor Day.
Dogs must be on a
leash at all times and all dog waste must be removed by the owner.
Automobiles using this area must have valid Town of
Dogs on Public Beaches Bv-Law
It shall be illegal to have a dog, except a Seeing Eye dog, a hearing
ear dog or a service dog, on any public bathing beach within the Town of Eastham from June 15 through Labor Day.
Adopted May 3,1982 ATM Art. 7
and Waste Removal
A. Any person owning, keeping, or being responsible for a dog shall not allow nor permit said dog to
run at large on any of the streets or public places in the Town of Eastham or upon any private property, unless the owner
or lawful occupant of such property grants permission.
B. No dog shall be allowed or permitted in any public place or street
within the Town unless it is effectively restrain and controlled by a chain or other form or leash sufficient to hold the
dog, or unless it is under the immediate and effective voice control of a handler, or unless it is within and confined to
a motor vehicle.
C. All dog owners, keepers or persons having control of a dog are responsible for immediately removing and disposing
of, in a sanitary manner, all solid wastes produced by said dog on any property, other than the property of the dog owner.
May 1,2006 ATM Art. 33