Includes information on COVID-19 Pet Response Plan, created in recognition of challenges NYC animal guardians faced as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Information on APTF, and services provided to NYC animal guardians when COVID is contracted is also available. Statistics are also available.
The report describes that in 2020, the Department received 80 complaints. Upon inspection, the Department determined that no enforcement action was necessary with respect to 52 complaints. The Department issued 28 violations where it determined that enforcement action was necessary.
During the reporting period of January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020 DOB took steps to implement Local Law 115 of 2019, but did not conduct any preliminary inspections. In order to begin conducting preliminary inspections, DOB’s application for construction document approval needed to be updated.