Animal Control

Dog Licence

Every owner of a dog must pay a licence fee to purchase a dog tag annually. When a dog is acquired after November 30th in any year the dog tag would be purchased for the subsequent year. Tags may be purchased from the Town Hall, or at the Humane Society Office.

For information and to renew your dog license, please download Dog Licencing Information and Forms

To contact the Welland and District Humane Society, please call 905-735-1552

Leashing Requirement

Dogs are required to be leashed when not on the property of the owner. The Town is patrolled on a regular basis by officers of the Humane Society who will impound any dog found to be running at large.

Canine Control By-law