Animal Control

The Township of Hornepayne's Animal By-law outlines rules and regulations for pets and animals in the community. View the by-law to learn more about:

  • Prohibited animals and exceptions
  • Animals running at large
  • Impounded animals
  • Defecation by animals

We encourage pet owners to treat their animals humanely and to be respectful of other community members by always keeping animals under control.

Dog and cat tags

Dogs and cats must be licensed with the Township each year as per our Animal Control By-law. Learn 

View the Animal Control Fees and Charges By-law to view all fees associated with licensing and offences. 

Report a stray dog or cat

You can report a stray dog or cat by calling us at 807-868-2020 x0 or by reporting your concern online.

Wildlife and dangerous animals

Learn what to do if you encounter wildlife or dangerous animals in or around the community, such as coyotes, wolves, foxes and bears.

Contact Us

For any questions or concerns related to animal control, please contact: 
Public Works Manager
Phone: 807-229-6999

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