Public Notices

Police not enforcing dog licensing sections of bylaw

DOG LICENCE NOTICE - In an effort to slow the spread of Covid-19 and in the interests of ensuring the health, safety and security of the community, the Amherst Police Department will temporarily adjust enforcement of licensing sections of the Companion Animal Bylaw.

Under the bylaw, no person shall own, possess or harbour an unlicensed dog within the boundaries of the Town of Amherst.

Police officers and the animal control officer will not be enforcing the licensing section of the bylaw until further notice.