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Pet Education

Responsible Pet Ownership By-law

The Responsible Pet Ownership By-law regulates the presence of wild and domesticated animals within the City of Winnipeg, their activities and the activities of their owners.

Dog and Cat Ownership Information

Visit these external agencies for helpful information on dog and cat ownership:


Spaying or neutering your pet:

  • Helps control the pet overpopulation problem
  • Provides health benefits
  • Reduces roaming
  • Provides a significant discount when licensing

To spay/neuter your pet simply contact a veterinarian!

Low income spay/neuter programming is available at the Winnipeg Humane Society and is partially funded by the City of Winnipeg.

Keeping your Pet Safe

Last update: June 19, 2018