Animal Licenses

In following the Province Relaunch strategy, the Town office is closed the public as of December 14. Please call us at 403.885.4677 for more information.

Please visit the COVID-19 webpage for more information and details of the Town of Blackfalds Relaunch Plan.

As per Bylaw 1181/14, all residents owning a cat or dog that is 3 months of age or older are required to license their pet on an annual basis.

Animal licenses can be purchased in person at the Town Office and you will be provided with an annual metal license tag at the time of purchase.

For more details, check out the Animal License brochure.



Those who renew their licenses between January 1 – February 28, 2021 will receive $30 off!

*Update* The deadline to save on animal licenses has been extended! The deadline is now February 28, 2021!

$30 for an unaltered male or female
$15 for a spayed or neutered animal

Between March 1 and December 31 the fees are:

$60 for an unaltered male or female
$45 for a spayed or neutered animal

If an animal license tag is lost and a replacement tag is required, there is a $6 replacement fee.

As the Civic Centre and Municipal Office are closed at this time, we ask that payment be made over the phone, via mailed cheque or cash, or by the drop-box available at the front door. We are also set up for online banking; add Blackfalds - AR or Blackfalds - Accounts Receivable as an account payee and use your customer ID as the account number provided on your invoice (normally 4 letters and 3 digits).

If you have any troubles, please call the office at 403.885.4677.


Kennel License

The Town of Blackfalds establishes a maximum of 3 dogs or 3 cats for a total of 5 animals per household. Anything over 5 pets requires a Kennel License under the Land Use Bylaw 1198/16. The $85 annual fee for a Kennel License is in addition to the fees for individual pet licenses.

Please contact the Town for additional information on a Kennel License.

Animal Control Services

Klassic Kennels provides animal control services for the Town of Blackfalds.

Contact the Klassic Kennels animal control officer if you have an animal related issue at 403.506.9380 between 9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

If you have an after-hours emergency, please call the above number and the answering service will put you through to our on call officer.

Animal License Application Form

Pet Parent Information

Please fill out your pet's information. If you only have one pet to license, please scroll down to the next section

Pet #1

Pet #2

Pet #3

Pet #4

Pet #5

We accept Visa and MasterCard.

We will be in touch between 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mon - Fri

Alternatively, you can drop off your payment at the drop box outside the Civic Cultural Centre, 5018 Waghorn St.

Personal information collected through this online form will be used for the sole purpose of applying for an Animal License provided by the Town of Blackfalds. This personal information is collected under the authority of Section 33 (c) of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP) and is protected under the FOIP Act. If you have questions regarding or concerns about the collection and use of this information, please contact the Town of Blackfalds FOIP Coordinator at 403.885.6370 or by email at