Animal Control

Lifetime Dog tags are now being issued - 2020.

  • Licenses will be valid for the life of the dog for which they are issued, Dog License fees will be charged on each owner’s property tax bill.
  • Every dog owner that has a current dog tag in 2020, will automatically be billed on their property taxes for the dog (s) in 2021. 
  • You no longer need to come into the office to purchase your tag and license.
  • Should the owner of the dog not be an owner of real property, they will be invoiced annually by the Municipality.
  • As soon as reasonably practicable upon becoming aware of a tag being illegible or damaged, the owner of a dog shall request from the Clerk or other officer designated by the Corporation of the Municipality of Morris- Turnberry a replacement tag and pay the prescribed fees - Replacement Tag Costs - $10.00
  • The owner of a dog shall notify the Clerk or other officer designated by the Corporation of the Municipality of Morris-Turnberry of the change in ownership of the dog, the death of the dog, or if a new dog is being harboured on their property.

The fee schedule shall be as follows:

1/ All Dogs (except those listed in # 2)
- males, females, and spayed females
   FIRST DOG                                             $20.00 per dog
   ALL OTHERS                                          $30.00 per dog
2/ Pit bulls, Pit bull crosses, Staffordshire terriers 
   FIRST DOG                                            $100.00 per dog
   ALL OTHERS                                         $110.00 per dog
3/ Kennel License Fee                              $125.00

Apply for a Licence

For animal control issues, please call Robert Trick, Animal Control Officer - Cell: 519-525-7402

In the case of an emergency, please call 911.

Animal Control Bylaw