The Humane Services Department

Is responsible for the enforcement of the Animal Control Regulations and the

NEW Provincial Animal Health and Protection Act

Contact us at 834-6552

EMERGENCY after hours 834-6529


Shelter Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday 8:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m.


We are located at:

106 Conception Bay Highway

Directly behind the Town Hall and Library


We are responsible for:

  • operating a shelter for stray animals, injured, lost or abandoned
  • Adoption
  • Rescue injured animals that have been struck by automobiles or suffered some other form of injury
  • Provides residents a veterinarian service for euthanizing animals at owner’s request
  • Issues FREE pet licenses
  • Responds to and investigates complaints of animal abuse, roaming and other related animal activities
  • Operates and AFTER HOUR EMERGENCY service for injured animals or situations involving aggressive and neglected animals.


Please call for an appointment before stopping by.