The first settler to inhabit the southeast corner of Windham, now Scotland, was Isaac Magoon. His purchase of 1,950 acres in the year 1700 marked the beginning of the town’s history. It is likely that Magoon named the area Scotland as a means of commemorating his ancestral home Scotland, Connecticut incorporated and separated from the Town of Windham in 1857. Click here for town map.
ALL DOGS, 6 MONTHS AND OLDER,ARE REQUIRED TO BE LICENSED WITH THE TOWN CLERK BY JUNE 30 OF EACH YEAR. THERE IS A PENALTY IN ADDITION TO THE REGULAR FEE FOR LATE REGISTRATION. A certficate from a licensed veterinarian must be presented if a neutered or spayed dog is being licensed for the first time. The fees are:
Neutered Male and Spayed Female Dog: $8.00 includes tag;
Male & Female Dog: $19.00 includes tag.
The late fee is $1.00 per month as of July 1, 2015.