Animal Control


The following are the 2019 fees in regards to Dog ownership. You can view the full list of Fees and Charges in By-Law 2019-15. West Elgin's Animal Control Officer will be canvasing West Elgin with Dog Tags starting Monday March 4, 2019.

  • Dog Licence (Altered Dog) - $35 (tax exempt)
  • Dog Licence (Unaltered Dog) - $50 (tax exempt)
  • Kennel Licence - $100 (tax exempt)
  • Replacement Tag - $15 (tax exempt)


Having trouble with stray cats?  Traps are available at the Municipal Office.  Catch the cat and take to the Glencoe Animal Shelter.

​Responsible Cat Ownership

Responsible cat ownership is an important part of maintaining a happy, healthy cat and avoiding cat-related disputes with your neighbours.  Please click on the heading for more tips on responsible cat ownership.


Outside risks to unsupervisied cats


The municipality contracts with the Glencoe Animal Shelter for animal control.

Vicki Kyle 
Glencoe Animal Shelter
3427 Concession Dr.
519-287-2974 or 1-800-830-9367