All dogs over three months of age and living in Rocky View County must be licensed. There is currently no fee to license a dog in the County and licences do not expire. Dog licence fees will be reimplemented in January 2023 and further details will be provided.
Although dog licences do not expire, it is important that your correct contact information is in our records. Licensing your dog and keeping your contact information up to date helps us reunite you with your dog in the event it becomes lost and is found by someone else.
You can update your phone number, email address, municipal or mailing address, or dog ownership status by emailing email@example.com or calling 403-230-1401.
Requesting a Licence or Replacement Tag
To request a dog licence, complete and return a dog licence application form (PDF) to the County in person, by email, or mail using the contact information below.
It’s important that your dog always wears its tag so your pet can be reunited with you if it is found by someone else. If your dog's tag is lost or becomes illegible, you can request a replacement tag by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 403-230-1401.
The fine for an unlicensed dog in the County is $150. Falsifying information on your licence application carries a fine of $500.