Animals & Pets
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Ren’s Pets will reward pet owners with $20 to spend at Ren’s Pets with each registered pet (up to 4 pets).
Animal Services Licensing Officers are going door to door to educate dog owners on their responsibilities to purchase licences for their dogs.
These Officers will be in uniform and carrying City photo identification with them at all times.
Keeping Animals & Pets Healthy
Find information about dog licensing, your responsibility as a pet owner, adopting and fostering animals, lost and found pets and local wildlife.
Adopt or Foster a Pet
Donate or Volunteer
Lost, Found or Surrender
Other Domesticated Animals
Responsible Pet Ownership
Buy or Renew a Dog Licence
All dogs must be licensed in Hamilton before they are 3 months old and the tag must be attached to our dog's collar.
You must all renew your dog licence every year.
FEATURED PROGRAMS & SERVICES
Shelter at 247 Dartnall Rd
Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10 am to 2 pm
For Animal Control Officer response, dogs at large, animals in distress or deceased animals
24 hours a day, 7 days a week