Responsible Pet Ownership
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.
Visit these external agencies for helpful information on dog and cat ownership:
- The Winnipeg Humane Society – Resources
- The Winnipeg Humane Society – Yelp Line
- WebMD – Healthy Pets
- American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) – Pet Care
- Canadian Veterinary Medical Association – Animal Owners
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.