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Municipal Office - 2357 Highway 206, P.O. Box 120, Arichat, Nova Scotia B0E 1A0
(902) 226-2400, Toll Free: 1-800-567-2600

Dog Tag Fees

  • $10 for any male, or female dog that is spayed
  • $25 for any unspayed female

These fees were set by Council in pdf By-Law #13 Respecting Dogs (765 KB) .

To contact Animal Control please call: (902) 226-2400 Afterhours: (902) 227-5896

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Please be advised that the Dog Control Officer will be doing a door-to-door sweep of the Municipality in order to ensure that all dogs are licensed. Any person who does not license their dog is in violation of the Dog By-Law of the Municipality of the County of Richmond and shall be liable, upon conviction, to pay a minimum fine of $100. The maximum fine payable under Dog By-Law is $5,000.

  • Female (unspayed): $25.00
  • Female (spayed): $10.00
  • Male (spayed or unspayed): $10.00

Dog tags can be at purchased in person at the Municipal Office in Arichat or by mail. To receive dog tag by mail, you must mail a cheque (with correct fees) along with your name, address, phone number, your dog's gender (indicating if they are spayed or unspayed) and their breed. The cheque must be mailed to:

Municipality of the County of Richmond
2357 Highway 206,
P.O. Box 120,
Arichat, NS
BOE 1A0
Attention: Kristina Kean

Once the cheque is received, the Municipality will then send your dog tag to the mailing address provided.

For more information please contact us by phone at (902) 226- 2400 or complete the Doc License contact form.

Dog License Contact Form

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