Town Council approved Animal Bylaw 16/2012 on February 25, 2013.
Under the new bylaw, both dogs and cats in Cochrane must be licensed. Cats must remain on their owner's property and may not roam. Dogs must always be under their owner's control when off their property, and must be on leash except in designated off-leash areas.
Check the FAQ document for answers to the frequently asked questions!
At Cochrane Animal Services we encourage responsible pet ownership through licensing, public education and enforcement. Our goal is help pet owners care responsibly for their pets and to ensure that our animal population enjoy a healthy, safe and harmonious co-existence with the residents of Cochrane.
If you find a stray animal, please call Municipal Enforcement at 403-851-2532.