All dogs within the Township of Rideau Lakes are required to be licensed and registered within 2 weeks of arriving in the Township or by the age of 6mos.
Dog Tags are valid until December 31 of the year in which they are issued. A Dog Tag may be obtained by completing the licence form and presenting it with payment of the applicable fee. If requested by mail, a stamped, self-addressed envelope must be included.
Dogs are not permitted to run at-large, to be a public nuisance, or to bite or otherwise act in a vicious manner. Owners are required to Stoop and Scoop.
Refer to By-Law 2012-3 Keeping of Animals for all regulations.
Report a Dog
To report a lost or found dog, or to report a dog issue, please contact:
Frontenac Municipal By-Law Enforcement
24 Hours, 7 Days/Week
Retrieve Your Dog
To retrieve an impounded dog, please contact:
MeowTown Luxury Resort for Cats
8am to 4pm, 7 Days/Week
Appointment required for Pick-Up
Please be advised the following fees will be required to be paid when you arrive at the Pound to pick up your dog:
- Reclaim Fee: $200 (payable to the Township of Rideau Lakes)
- Dog Tag Fee: $15 (payable to the Township of Rideau Lakes)
- Boarding Fee: $40 per day (payable to MeowTown)
Fines chargeable under Animal Control By-Law 2012-3 may also apply.