Animal Licenses

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.

Fees

The fees for animal licenses are discounted each year for those who purchase or renew their licenses between January 1 – 31.
The discounted amount is:

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

Between February 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.

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.