Municipal Information

Animal Control

The Animal Control Officer is appointed by Council and is responsible for seizing and impounding dogs.  He may be contacted to respond to the following situations:

  • dogs running at large;
  • lost dogs;
  • dangerous dogs;
  • live trap raccoons, skunks and other wild-life on a call-out basis only (excludes feral cats);
  • to remove and dispose of dead animals found on municipal roadways

Contact Information:

Animal Control Office

1931 Road 4 E, Kingsville, ON   N9Y 2E5
Hours:  8:00 am to 5:00 pm and after hours for emergencies
Phone:  519-796-3013 or 519-733-2305


Dog Adoption

Dog adoptions from the Kingsville/Leamington pound are coordinated through St. Clair College of Applied Arts and Technology.  The College is an accredited Veterinary Technician Program facility with a registered teaching veterinary hospital.  Viewing of the dogs are by appointment at St. Clair College.  For further information, please visit the St. Clair College website.


2017 Cat Spay & Neuter Voucher

Animal Control & Dog By-law ~ 103-2003, Amended by 118-2003 and 57-2015

Keeping of Animals By-law ~ 23-2001

Providing for the Licensing, Regulating and Registration of Dogs ~ 57-2015