Mass Rabbits (Boston Animal Control)

Joey Del Ponte filed this request with the Boston Animal Control of Boston, MA.

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Multi Request Mass Rabbits
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From: Joey Del Ponte

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

All documents, reports, memos, and communications related to New England cottontail Rabbits and Eastern cottontail rabbits, specifically with respect to the growing number of rabbits in the Greater Boston Area.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Joey Del Ponte

From: Boston Animal Control

Good afternoon Joey,

Our division does not have any information related to New England
Cottontail rabbits and/or Eastern Cottontail rabbits with respect to
population increase within the City of Boston. You may want to reach out to
MA State Wildlife at 617-626-1500.

Please feel free to let me know if you have any additional questions.

Thank you

Alexis Trzcinski
Asst. Director, Animal Care and Control
City of Boston Inspectional Services Department
1010 Massachusetts Ave. 4th flr
Boston, MA 02118
617-961-3031 (ph)
617-635-2362 (fax)

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From: Joey Del Ponte


Thank you for your help with this request! I appreciate it.

Joey Del Ponte


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