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Animal Control & Licensing

Rainbow District Animal Services and By-Law Enforcement is responsible for enforcement of the Animal Control By-Law and stray or nuisance dogs (and their owners). 

Please contact the municipal office to submit a complaint to report roaming dogs, if you have found a dog, or to report anyone who is allowing their dog to be a nuisance to others.

For emergencies 24 hours a day 7 days a week, please dial 705-853-4536 extension 4000.

Lost and found reports may be placed anytime online at


Animal Licensing 

Dog Tags

The annual dog tags (license) are available at the municipal office during regular business hours.  The annual fee for dog tags is defined in our By-Law 2020-06 – Service Charges and Fees - Schedule “E”. Seniors discount is available. Licenses must be renewed every calendar year. 

Kennel Licences are also available for a fee subject to zoning approval.