The City of Cornwall Animal Control By-law encourages the health and safety of the general public, domestic animals and wild animals. The By-law helps to uphold a high level of public safety, neighbourhood integrity and the general public protection. The Animal Control By-law includes Definitions, Registration, Municipal Parks, Supervision, Kennel, Control of Dog, Vicious Dogs, and Penalty information.
When reporting an incident or requesting an investigation; it is helpful to provide as much information as possible in order to facilitate a thorough and timely response.
If the complaint relates to a barking dog which is being kept on privately-owned property, providing the address is essential.
Every situation is unique and the time needed to gain compliance will vary. Priority is given to circumstances where there is a danger to the safety of the animal or to the public.
Animal Services investigates animal related complaints on private property and City-owned lands (e.g. Parks) to ensure compliance with the by-laws and regulations.
The Animal Control By-law can order special provisions for control of dogs identified as vicious.
Generally dogs are not permitted in City Parks except for those identified below. Always obey posted signage.
There are several Municipal Parks available for owners to walk their dogs.
At all times, the dog is to be kept under control using a leash intended for such purposes, of a length not exceeding two (2) metres (6 1/2 feet).
That no dog be permitted within nine (9) metres (30 ft) of the defined edge of a municipal park facility (splashpad, playground, fixed seating or similar).
The following locations currently have an agreement with City of Cornwall to sell dog tags. Please feel free to go to the location nearest you.
|The Fence Depot||3045 Pitt St.||(613) 932-0717|
|Pet Value||1400 Vincent Massey Dr.||(613) 936-8398|
|Pet Smart||501 Tollgate Road East||(613) 933-1244|
|Stacey's Pet Depot||805 Sydney St. Unit 1||(613) 932-7337|
|St. Lawrence Valley Animal Hospital||435 Pitt St.||(613) 932-4094|
|OSPCA||550 Boundary Rd.||(613) 936-0072|
|Building & Bylaw Department||Civic Complex, 100 Water St.||(613) 930-2787 ex. 2310|
Prior to May 1 - $20.00
After May 1 - $25.00
New to owner after September 1 - $10.00
Prior to May 1 - $40
After May 1 - $50
New to owner after September 1 - $17.50
For initial dog - $55.00
For each additional dog 6 months of age or older - $10.00
Replacement Tag - $5.00
First occurrence - $35.00
Second occurrence - $45.00
Third occurrence - $65.00
Maintenance fee of $7.00/day is levied subsequent to the day of seizure
If you have a complaint regarding Animal Control please click here. (Coming soon)
The City of Cornwall Pigeon Control By-law encourages the health and safety of the general public, pigeons and the Pigeon Keeping Association . The Pigeon Control By-law helps to uphold a high level of public safety, neighbourhood integrity and the general public protection.
If you are new to the City and require more information regarding the registratation of the Pigeons, contact the office at (613) 930-2787, Ext: 2310..
If you have a complaint regarding Pigeon Control please click here. (Coming soon)