Animal Control and Dog Tags

Animal Control and Dog Tags

The Clerk's Department is responsible for dog tags. All dogs in Minto must be licensed with tags. The cost is $20.00 per dog prior to March 31st. Dog tags have been mailed out. If you have not received your 2017 dog tags in the mail, please contact the office. On April 1st, the dog tags increase to $35.00 unless you are the owner of a new puppy/dog or you are a new resident to the municipality.

 The Town of Minto's Dog Control Officer can be reached by calling 519-509-9985

Dog Licensing & Kennel By-Law  Amending By-law 

Animal Waste Disposal


Requirements for Keeping of Backyard Hens

The Town of Minto has a policy in place for the keeping of Backyard Hens in Residential areas.

Policy for Requirements for Keeping of Backyard Hens


Want more information about Raccoons? visit the links below:

Raccoons in Minto- Ministry of Natural Resources

Raccoons in Minto- Fact Sheet



Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Heath Rabies and Animal Bites

Information about rabies in Ontario, and what to do if you think you’ve come into contact with rabies.