What should I do if I get a dog bite?
If you (or someone you know) have been bitten by a dog, get medical attention. Also, call Animal Services at 403-851-2532 to report the incident. Be prepared to provide as much of the following information as possible:

  • Your name, address, home and business numbers
  • The current location of the dog that bit you
  • Names and phone numbers of witnesses of the incident and brief details
  • The time, date and location of the incident
  • The breed, size and colour of the dog
  • Collars, markings or any identifying features of the dog
  • Who the owner is and where the dog lives

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1. What should I do if my pet is lost?
2. I have lost my pet, but I don’t live in Cochrane, who can I contact?
3. When does my dog require a licence?
4. How much does a dog licence cost?
5. Does my cat need to be licenced within the Town of Cochrane?
6. Why does my cat need a licence?
7. What if my cat never goes outside?
8. How much does a cat licence cost?
9. What does an animal licence pay for?
10. How can I purchase a licence for my dog or cat?
11. If I move does my information automatically change?
12. If my dog or cat is no longer in my care or deceased, do I have to let anyone know?
13. What happens if Animal Services picks up my pet?
14. Does Cochrane have a dog off-leash area?
15. What are my responsibilities when I am out with my dog?
16. All dogs bark, why can’t my dog bark?
17. What should I do if I get a dog bite?
18. Why aren't cats allowed outside?
19. What should I do if my neighbour's cat is being a nuisance?