Animal Control FAQ

How do I obtain a dog license?

A dog license can be applied for here.

I have a cat. Does a cat require a license?

Cats are required to have a license. Licenses can be applied for here.

What does a dog or cat license cost and what forms of payment are accepted?

A dog or cat license is a FREE. The Town of La Ronge will provide you with a tag. A replacement tag is $10.00. Payments can be made via. cheque, cash or debit.

How long is a dog license valid?

An animal license is a lifetime license.

My cat/dog was picked up by the Animal Control Officer. What are the pound fees?

The fees are as follows: 

  • Impound Fees (dog).............................$20.00 per day
  • Impound Fees (dangerous dog).........$40.00 per day
  • Impound Fees (cat)..............................$10.00 per day

How many dogs/cats may I have in my house?

The Animal Control Bylaw states that no more than 3 cats and/or 3 dogs over 3 months old are permitted otherwise a kennel license is required.  No person shall keep more than 5 animals in total, except as an operation of a Kennel. 

Do I have to scoop my pet waste?

Yes. You are required to pick up pet waste on any public or private property.

What happens if I already purchased a license for 2023 for my dog?

The Town will issue refunds to individuals who purchased a dog license in 2023. Please contact the Town at (306) 425-2066 to verify your mailing address.

Where can I find additional information about owning pets in La Ronge?

Additional information can be found here.

View Current Animals in the Pound

For more information on animals in the pound, please see the following FaceBook page.