If none found, scanned for microchip, If owner is identified, personnel attempt to contact.
If owner is unknown, arrangements are made with Wisconsin Humane Society for pick-up.
Discharge to Owner
DPW personnel completes Discharge to Owner Form
Owner has 10 days from discharge to provide proof of licensure and rabies vaccination. Documentation is to be brought to Village Hall during regular business hours Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.
If documentation has not been provided with the 10 day period, a citation will be issued to the owner.
Costs invoiced to Owner
$25/day boarding fee
$50 impound fee
$35 rabies prepayment (will be refunded or voided if vaccine proof provided with 10 days of reclaim.
$100 after hours emergency call for pick-ups and releases that occur between 4 pm and 7 am Monday-Friday and weekends and holidays.
Repeat intakes- $50 for each occurrence in a rolling 12-month period
If payment is not received within 30 days of invoice date, amount may be charges as a special assessment on the property owner pursuant to Wis. Stats. 66.0627. or may be collected pursuant to an other method allowed by law.
Citations beginning at $92.50 will be issued if you fail to provide proof of licensure and rabies vaccination within 10 days. Dogs at large are processed by DPW personnel beginning with an Intake Form.