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    Dog Licensing

    An animal control staff that picks up your licensed stray dog will make every effort to return it, saving you worry, time and expense.  Without a license – your dog is just another stray. Dog licence Application

    Town of Halton Hills By-law 94-077 says:
    Every dog owner must license their dog within 7 days of the dog coming into their possession. Every dog must have a current rabies vaccination to acquire a dog licence. Written proof is required. A license is valid for one, two or three years, according to the expiry of the rabies vaccine. It is an offence to remove a tag from a dog, or to transfer a dog tag to another dog. The dog tag must be securely fixed on the dog.

    A puppy is eligible for a Town of Halton Hills dog tag at the age of 16 weeks.

    A maximum of 3 dogs is permitted at one location unless the location is licensed as a boarding and breeding establishment. Failure to comply with By-law 94-077 may result in a fine up to $5,000.00.

    How to buy a dog license:
    Written proof of current rabies vaccination is required in all cases.
    Licences and renewals may be purchased from the Town of Halton Hills, Corporate Services Department, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Telephone No. (905) 873-2601 x 2330

    Make your cheque or money order payable to:

    Town of Halton Hills
    License Costs (based on Rabies Expiration):

    Duration  Price
    One year  $34.00
    Two year  $55.00
    Three year  $81.00
    Seeing/Hearing Assist Dog No Fee
    Therapy Dog    No Fee
    Replacement Tag (lost or stolen)*  $7.00

    A completed application form, license fee and written proof of rabies vaccination may be mailed to:

    Town of Halton Hills
    Corporate Services Department
    Dog Licensing Program
    1 Halton Hills Drive
    Georgetown ON L7G 5G2



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