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New to Cochrane or just got a first pet?
Please note: Applicants must be 18 years of age or over.
Animal Licensing Renewal Date Moving to January for 2021 (delayed to February 2021)
Animal licensing renewals will be moving to a simple, annual payment every January (delayed to February 2021).
In February 2021, pet owners can expect to receive a licence renewal notice for 2021 to be paid by March 31, 2021.
In accordance with Town of Cochrane Animal Bylaw 04/2016 failure to keep your animal's licence current carries a penalty of up to $200.
To keep your account current please notify our office of any changes to the account.
- If you no longer live in Cochrane or have moved within Cochrane
- No longer have your animal (deceased/no longer in your care)
- Any other changes (altered/tattoo/microchip)
Please notify Animal licensing to update or deactivate the account.
Replacement tags can be purchased for a cost of $5 at our office or over the phone.
Be a responsible pet owner: renew your pet's licence annually.
For more information, visit: cochrane.ca/AnimalFees.
Animal License fees
$35: Dog (neutered male/spayed female)
$70: Dog (unaltered)
$15: Cat (neutered male/spayed female)
$40: Cat (unaltered male/female)
$35: Dog (male / female under the age of six months when licence purchased)
$15: Cat (male / female under the age of six months when licence purchased)
Existing animal licence holders
- Change my address
- Pet has been spayed or neutered
- No longer own pet/pet is deceased
- Lost pet tag
- Opt out of tag search authorization
IMPORTANT: we never use for your information for anything other than the reason you provide it.
If you have questions about animal licensing in Cochrane, check the Animal Services FAQ.